The Stroke Association's response to the latest National Clinical Guideline for Stroke (2016) produced by the Intercollegiate Stroke Working Party of the Royal College of Physicians of London.
The stroke support that we offer has the potential to contribute to significant cost savings across the health and social care sector. How stroke support creates value is underpinned by evidence from our own service evaluation. In our report, we look at the social and economic impact of our Stroke Recovery Service.
At this year’s UK Stroke Forum Conference you can expect to see more of the sessions that you’ve told us you want, and that will connect you with the latest in stroke care. These will include leading presentations from world-renown plenary speakers, major clinical trials, and updates on the latest research and trials.
Around a third of stroke survivors experience post-stroke depression, and 20% will suffer from emotionalism within six-months of their stroke. Our Emotional Support service can help. If you are involved in planning or providing health and social care, your role is crucial in helping stroke survivors and carers deal with the emotional impact of stroke, which can be just as devastating as the physical.