This page explains why you may have problems with memory or thinking after a stroke, why these problems happen and how they can be treated.
This leaflet talks about some common problems that can happen because of this and what you can do about them. It’s aimed at people who have had a stroke.
This complete guide explains how a stroke can affect the way your brain understands, organises and stores information. It also talks about the kinds of problems this can cause and what you can do about them. It’s aimed at people who have had a stroke and their family and friends.
Find out about the pioneering stroke research that is shaping the future for stroke survivors; how a Life After Stroke Grant helped Megan Giglia achieve Paralympic gold; and read our top tips for cycling after stroke.
A pilot study for developing and evaluating a care pathway for cognitive problems after stroke
No two strokes are alike - the damage from each stroke leaves its own unique signature on a person's brain and behaviour. The current project will investigate how different types of stroke affect a person's long term recovery or deterioration
Although all strokes are different, there are some common problems that many people experience. Some of these effects may not be obvious to other people.
Dementia is caused when the brain is damaged by disease or injury. This causes the structure of the brain to change, leading to the loss of some brain cells.
‘Invisible impairments’ can make it difficult for stroke survivors to maintain a job, according to a study from the University of Cambridge and Queen Mary University of London (QMUL).
TSA LECT 2015/01 - Dr Audrey Bowen, University of Manchester