Swallowing problems are common after a stroke. This guide explains why they happen, and discusses some of the things you can do to manage them.
If you are having problems with swallowing after a stroke, this guide can help you understand what you need to do. It explains the symptoms of swallowing problems, and gives information on and how to get help and treatment.
This page explains why you may have problems with swallowing after a stroke and how they can be diagnosed and treated.
Pilot trial of devices to extract clot from occluded arteries (PISTE)
Through a range of activities and meetings, the North Harrow Stroke Group provides essential peer and social support.
At present it is not clear how best to organise NHS services so that patients can benefit from threombectomy for stroke. The Institute of Heath Services, Newcastle University, has produced an online survey to understand the preferences of stroke survivors, their carers and the public on the future of stroke thrombectomy service organisation in the UK.
Can stem cells be used to reduce the damage of inflammation after stroke and promote brain repair?
How should we best prevent narrowed neck arteries causing stroke?
Funded by the Wellcome Trust, researchers at Newcastle University have shown that, in monkeys, it is possible to restore hand and arm movement lost through brain damage.
The overall purpose of this research is to make laboratory stroke experiments more reliable and useful for informing how to design human clinical trials with a higher chance of success.