Anyone can have a stroke, although there are some things that make you more at risk than others.
The CROMIS-2 study investigated whether signs of small brain bleeds on routine brain scans can help us understand which ischaemic stroke patients with atrial fibrillation are at increased risk of a bleed in the brain when on anticoagulant ‘blood thinning’ drugs.
On Tuesday, academics and researchers interested in stroke rehabilitation gathered for a specialist conference hosted by the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan). The Organisation for Psychological Research Into Stroke (OPSYRIS) event showcased a broad range of research highlighting aspects of psychological and neuropsychological stroke care and research.
Browse through a list of organisations that can provide support and information about reducing the risk of stroke.
The UK Stroke Forum is a coalition of over 30 organisations all committed to improving stroke care in the UK. Submit your abstracts for consideration here.
Browse through a list of organisations that can provide support and information to help with the effects of stroke.
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Find out why you may experience problems with your vision after stroke, the different kind of problems that can occur, and what treatments may be able to help.
Find out how your taste and smell can change after a stroke, why it happens and what may help you cope with the changes.