Can we identify genetic risk factors that cause disease of small blood vessels in the brain?
The number of patient-reported outcome measures (PROMS) has grown in the last few years. PROMs are questionnaires developed to accurately measure patients’ opinions about their health after an illness or during treatment. PROMs are used in both stroke research and routine stroke care.
What maintains stroke survivors’ continued use of self-managed computer therapy for aphasia?
This research will study 300 stroke survivors who have fatigue but not depression. It aims to identify factors independently associated with fatigue after stroke to help doctors find the best ways to treat and manage the condition.
Stroke Association Voluntary Groups are supported by a range of resources and specialist training opportunities.
This is an exciting opportunity to work with stroke survivors and their families to deliver support following stroke.
We’re looking for an innovative, passionate and professional individual with excellent interpersonal and organisational skills to join our busy stroke support management team.
Swadlingcote group are a peer support group that meets once a month for conversation, tea and brunch. They offer a warm welcome to anyone wishing to join them and are a mixed age group of individuals that enjoy hearing about what their peers have been up to.
This is a weekly group for people with speech and confidence issues.
The findings of this research could help provide stroke survivors and their relatives with more accurate information about what impacts they can expect over time, and will help doctors and therapists identify which patients with visual neglect will benefit the most from new treatments.