Find out more information on the effects of stroke, such as physical effects, communication problems and fatigue.
By volunteering with us, you can change the lives of those affected by stroke, and it could change your life too. Whether you’re looking to meet new people, develop your skills or support stroke survivors, our volunteer roles provide opportunities to make a difference and do something you enjoy.
This study will investigate whether early initiation of direct anticoagulant drugs will be as safe as later initiation in stroke patients with an abnormal heart rhythm (atrial fibrillation). It will also investigate whether early initation could lead to fewer recurrent strokes.
Postdoctoral Fellow: Dr Ulrike Hammerbeck (TSA PDF 2015-02)
Launched today, an NIHR review of research evidence into the organisation and quality of stroke service is available to download from the NIHR website.
The results of a 3-year study into stroke patients and exercise was shared with funders, patients and carers at an event held in the Centre for Medicine at the University of Leicester yesterday.
A new book about His Royal Highness Prince Edward The Duke of Kent, has been published to mark his eightieth birthday on 9 October 2015.
Dr. Evans Nyambega knows from his own experience the need for increased stroke awareness and prevention in Kenya.
Isle of Wight Stroke Club welcomes membership from people affected by stroke throughout the island. The group provides information and peer support and offers social and recreational activities including games, conversation, swimming, hydrotherapy, outings, concerts, talks and presentations by visiting speakers. In addition they campaign for improvements in stroke care and prevention.
Stroke Association Affiliated Stroke Club