Beyond impaired language function, people with aphasia report a range of psychosocial health problems which negatively affect their wellbeing, including reduced confidence and social isolation. These psychosocial problems are not adequately addressed by healthcare services.
Pilot trial of devices to extract clot from occluded arteries (PISTE)
As part of our research programme, we fund exceptional candidates from stroke professional backgrounds to our prestigious Postgraduate and Postdoctoral Fellowship positions. Meet our new fellows for 2017.
Published in the journal, Lancet Neurology, a new study suggests that understanding stroke severity, as well as time to treatment, is key to delivering effective and safe thrombolysis treatment.
How should we best prevent narrowed neck arteries causing stroke?
PRESS RELEASE - Issued by University of Leicester Press Office on Tuesday 10 May
University of Leicester involved in the international ENCHANTED trial to improve survival rates of stroke victims. Stroke Association funds UK arm of the trial.
Today, the Association of Medical Research Charities (AMRC) launched a new spotlight report highlighting the positive difference medical research charities are making for mental health patients across the UK.
Can a drug commonly used for gout improve recovery and prevention of further stroke for stroke survivors?
A pilot study for developing and evaluating a care pathway for cognitive problems after stroke.
Thousands of stroke survivors with visual problems could improve their sight from the comfort of their own home using two new web-based therapies.