Postdoctoral Fellow: Dr Ulrike Hammerbeck (TSA PDF 2015-02)
Trial of an electrical stimulation device for recovery of upper limb function in chronic stroke patients
An investigation of whether functional strength training can improve the ability of stroke survivors to walk and use their arm and hand at least 1 year after stroke
Cognitive impairments after stroke can affect people’s confidence and mood as well as their ability to recover. PRECiS stands for ‘Patient-Reported Evaluation of Cognitive State’. It is a 27 item questionnaire tool, that measures the perceived impact of cognitive problems from the unique perspective of stroke survivors. Published open access in the journal
TSA LECT 2015/02 - Dr Nele Demeyere, University of Oxford
The role of the non-affected side of the brain in recovering upper arm and shoulder movements after stroke
Calling all speech and language therapists who see people with progressive aphasia to support new research into speech and language therapy practices for this group.
Nurses are the largest group of health professionals working with stroke survivors. However, there is little evidence describing their specific role in stroke rehabilitation.