RITeS: Can AI help with stroke diagnosis?
The researchers test an AI software to understand if it should be used for diagnosis of stroke in hospitals.
Can we improve ambulance services to get more stroke patients the emergency care they need?
Dr McClelland will work with paramedics to improve emergency treatment for stroke by finding new ways to support a better response on the scene, and how paramedics’ can communicate with hospitals.
Stroke survivors speak up on swallow tests after stroke
Five stroke survivors with swallowing difficulties were interviewed, including family members who have a role in looking after them. They were asked about their experience in hospital, as well as their opinions on and feelings about their swallowing difficulties after stroke.
New paramedic test to speed up treatment of large artery stroke
The aim of this programme is to develop and test a new care pathway for paramedics to recognise the patients who are likely to have a large artery blockage, so that this group can be taken directly to the thrombectomy hospital.