Published in the journal, Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair, a new Stroke Association funded study suggests people who are in the chronic stages of stroke will improve their reaching accuracy at the speed at which they train their reaching movement.
Published in the journal, BMJ Open, a new study sheds light on whether a community-based rehabilitation training programme could help stroke survivors regain their independence after stroke.
We are a dedicated group of volunteers who have provided support for stroke survivors in the Thornbury district since 1981. We are affiliated to the Stroke Association which is a national organisation and we are also a registered charity in our own right.
The recovery of stroke survivors with language difficulties is famously variable. Some stroke survivors recover much more quickly or fully than others. Some respond to treatment much better than others.
Does fluoxetine improve recovery after stroke? Start-up phase for a large trial
A pilot study for developing and evaluating a care pathway for cognitive problems after stroke
The aim of this research is to develop and test a simple yet widely-applicable outcome measure for evaluating cognitive rehabilitation after stroke. Consultation with patients and carers will shape the design and content of the measure.
This stroke club supports people with communication problems following their stroke.
Many people find that their financial situation changes after they have a stroke. This section describes the main benefits, credits and grants that are available from the government.
We are looking for one person over the age of 18 to volunteer for us in Corby, Northamptonshire. As a Key Voluntary Group Committee Member, you will organise and ensure the smooth running of voluntary groups and lead the team of volunteers.