This research can help to improve research and care for complex thinking problems that stand in the way of a stroke survivor’s abilities to undertake everyday activities.
A statement from Juliet Bouverie, Chief Executive of the Stroke Association, regarding the coronavirus and what we are doing.
We were successful in applying for funding for this class. Stroke survivors report this issue as being important to them. It is accessible to people in the hard to reach areas of Scotland.
Existing vision tests do not tell us how a patient’s life will be influenced by their vision problems. This project aims to understand how the results of vision tests relate to how stroke survivors will be able to function in their daily lives.
Testing the idea that fatigue occurring after stroke is due to changes in the brain regions controlling the muscles using non-invasive brain stimulation and brain imaging techniques in 142 stroke patients, half of who will be those who complain of fatigue.