Trial of an electrical stimulation device for recovery of upper limb function in chronic stroke patients
The Stroke Association funded a feasibility study into improving the treatment of a condition called 'drop foot', which was recently published in the medical journal, Disability & Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology.
This page explains why you may have physical problems after a stroke, they kinds of problems you may have and how they can be treated.
The most common effects of stroke are physical ones such as weakness, numbness and stiffness. This leaflet has information about some of the different physical problems that people may have after stroke, and what can help to improve them.
Stimulating the brain to help comprehension in aphasia
Fellow: Dr Anna Kuppuswamy
Non-invasive brain stimulation may help re-learning of movement after stroke
Co-funded by the Stroke Association, a new review of the research into NIBS (non-invasive brain stimulation) for the recovery of leg movement and walking suggests that although it can bring about changes in leg function, the design of existing studies are very different, making it difficult to determine its effectiveness.
Can electrical stimulation of the leg alleviate bladder problems caused by stroke?
Non-invasive brain stimulation to improve word finding abilities in stroke survivors