Non-invasive brain stimulation may help re-learning of movement after stroke
Video interview highlights from ten key trials that presented at ESOC 2016.
Researchers at Foothills Hospital in Calgary, Canada have done research that claims that TIAs (mini strokes) could cause long-term disability, and that clot busting drugs like Actilyse could be used to treat them.
The Stroke Association is a member of the Association of Medical Research Charities (AMRC). Published today, the AMRC have launched a new booklet outling highlighting how vital health information is to enable researchers to prevent, diagnose and treat disease and improve care.
Two more studies support (thrombectomy) mechanical clot retrieval for stroke.
Postdoctoral Fellow: Dr Ulrike Hammerbeck (TSA PDF 2015-02)
For Make May Purple 2017, we want everyone to wear something purple for stroke and share it across all of their social media accounts. Whether you decide to wear it at school, at work, or anywhere, you’ll be helping raise vital funds for stroke survivors across the UK.
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Find out more about regular giving and how it makes a difference.
Anne Rowan talks about her experience of volunteering with us.