Can a drug commonly used for gout improve recovery and prevention of further stroke for stroke survivors?
This study looks at finding non-invasive brain stimulation to improve word-finding abilities in stroke survivors.
Home visits with stroke survivors are a routine part of occupational therapy. Can a virtual-reality-home help stroke survivors do better at home?
You might be prescribed blood-thinning medication to reduce your risk of a TIA or stroke. This guide explains the two types of blood-thinning medication available, antiplatelets and anticoagulants, and how they are used after a stroke or for someone with atrial fibrillation.
For a child, a friend or family member - having a stroke can be overwhelming and confusing. This guide aims to explain in simple terms what a stroke is, why it happens, and how people recover from a stroke.
On 12 February 2015, at the International Stroke Conference (ISC 2015) in Nashville, USA, the findings of a Stroke Association-funded study were presented, called CADISS (Cervical Artery Dissection In Stroke Study).
On February 11 2015, at the International Stroke Conference (ISC 2015 in Nashville, USA) the latest findings were released from four, large studies investigating the effect of treating patients with mechanical clo
In stroke survivors, does the clinical effectiveness of 6 months treatment with fluoxetine depend upon its effects on synaptic plasticity in the brain? Can a drug used for depression help stroke recovery by changing connections between brain cells?
It’s common for stroke survivors to need help with their physical recovery after discharge. Could an ARNI-based rehabilitation approach benefit stroke survivors?
The aim of this research is to systematically assess what keeps stroke survivors using computerised speech and language therapy at home.