Stroke Early Supported Discharge (ESD) is a multidisciplinary team intervention that clinical trials have shown reduces length of hospital stay and reduces risk of death and dependency. This research programme will investigate the impact of implementing ESD at scale and in real world conditions and investigate which models of ESD are effective in practice.
Stroke survivor and volunteer Emma Day shares her story and why volunteering is important.
Our Keynote Lecture showcases the latest advancements being made in stroke research.
This year’s lecture will be delivered by Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell, President and Vice-Chancellor of The University of Manchester. Professor Rothwell is one of the UK’s leading neuroscientists whose research focusses on inflammation in brain disease, especially stroke.
When you have a stroke you need information you can trust. That’s why we produce high-quality information for stroke survivors and their families.
New research review suggests that post-stroke fatigue is a symptom independent of depression, pain and sleep problems, and may depend on the 'excitability' of the movement part of the brain.
Thousands of stroke survivors with visual problems could improve their sight from the comfort of their own home using two new web-based therapies.
Our stroke training day courses are the most comprehensive training available for health professionals who work with those who have had a stroke and the elderly population who is most at risk of stroke. Our training provides interactive sessions to help build empathy with stroke, the largest cause of complex adult disability in the UK.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our team in Northern Ireland working within the Western Health and Social Care Trust.
We are looking for an innovative, passionate and professional individual with excellent interpersonal and organisational skills to join our stroke support team in East Berkshire. The role will be office based in Bracknell with regular travel predominantly in the Slough and East Berkshire area as well as further afield.