Up to two thirds of people experience some changes to their vision after stroke.This leaflet explains the different types of problems you might experience and how they can be treated.
A systematic review of the literature shows wide variation in estimates of how often visual problems occur after stroke, and how well patients recover.
Junior Research Training Fellowship: Christine Hazelton
Thousands of stroke survivors with visual problems could improve their sight from the comfort of their own home using two new web-based therapies.
Comparing two treatment strategies in patients with visual problems after stroke
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 why you may lose control of your bladder or bowels after a stroke, the kinds of problems this can cause and how they can be treated.
This page explains why many people have communication problems after a stroke, what kinds of problems they may have and how speech and language therapy can help.
This page explains why you may have problems with swallowing after a stroke and how they can be diagnosed and treated.
There are other, less common problems, that can happen after stroke. These include seizures or epilepsy, hallucinations and a very rare condition known as locked-in syndrome.