This research aims to develop a new method of teaching self-management skills after stroke.
A research project to find out if a ‘polypill’ can help reduce the chance that people who have had a stroke will have a heart attack or another stroke.
Junior Research Training Fellowship: Christine Hazelton
Stimulating the brain to help comprehension in aphasia
Exploring the effects of lowering blood pressure and a lower dose of clot busting drug on stroke outcome
This study will explore what ‘confidence’ means to people who have had a stroke, the perceived barriers, and what helps stroke survivors to regain confidence.
In this study, we are testing the theory that by treating BP more intensively we will delay progression of the disease. We will also use state-of-the-art MRI imaging techniques to look at the mechanisms by which any beneficial effect of BP occurs.
Techniques to predict - and in future prevent - brain haemorrhage in people treated with warfarin after stroke caused by atrial fibrillation
This research will produce an assessment of functional, everyday reading. The assessment will help therapists working with people with aphasia to identify why the person is finding it difficult to read and monitor the effects of treatment.
Does fluoxetine improve recovery after stroke? Start-up phase for a large trial.