To help plan the care of stroke survivors and their rehabilitation, health professionals usually use a scale called the Barthel Index (BI) to measure how well they can perform activites of daily living (ADLs).
Visual field loss is a commonly reported side effect of stroke and can seriously impact on functional ability and quality of life. Published today in the journal, Neuro-Ophthalmology, a new study shares insights learned from recruitment of study participants to the 'VISION' trial, and how this may inform future, similar trials.
Thousands of stroke survivors with visual problems could improve their sight from the comfort of their own home using two new web-based therapies.
Prize draw terms and conditions
This page explains why you may have problems with swallowing after a stroke and how they can be diagnosed and treated.
A list of the Stroke Association's policies on gambling.
Simon's mum had a massive stroke that turned both their worlds upside down. Find out more about Simon's stroke story.
Frequently asked questions regarding the UK Stroke Assembly.
If you’ve been affected by stroke, our Stroke Helpline is here to support you you. We can offer advice, support and guidance, and we can answer your questions about stroke.
The largest multidisciplinary event for stroke care professionals in the UK.