Pilot trial of devices to extract clot from occluded arteries (PISTE)
This study will test arm training to encourage a functionally useful contribution to recovery from the side of the brain unaffected by stroke (the 'non-stroke hemisphere'), and whether this is only possible early after stroke.
Can an anti-inflammatory drug (IL-1Ra) given into the skin reduce damaging inflammation in the brain and body after stroke compared to a dummy-drug?
Since his stroke in 2016, Paul McLean, from County Armagh, has committed himself to supporting other survivors through volunteering, fundraising and, most recently, by becoming one of the stars of our Rebuilding Lives campaign.
Stroke survivor and volunteer Emma Day shares her story and why volunteering is important.
Mobile devices, such as smart phones and tablet computers, can be great tools for supporting recovery and daily living. Most devices have accessibility features to enable you to adapt them to your needs. Look for accessibility options in your device’s ‘Settings’ app.
Consultant Therapist Michelle Price gives a first hand account of the benefits of attending UKSF.
Physiotherapist James Benson talks about why the UK Stroke Forum Conference is such an important event for physiotherapists.
Support stroke survivors by volunteering to become a My Stroke Guide buddy or a Peer Supporter.
Whether you’re new to the UK Stroke Assembly or a regular attendee, we're always keen to hear about your experience and what you gained from attending our events. Your feedback will continue to support and shape future Stroke Assembly events.