Since 1991 the Stroke Association has spent more than £40 million supporting vital stroke research. This research has had a real impact on our understanding of stroke, on the way stroke is treated in the UK, and ultimately on the lives of stroke survivors and their families.
Postgraduate fellowship: What is the impact of damaged thinking ability caused by a spontaneous bleed in the brain?
We are looking for stroke survivors, family members and carers to join our Service User Review Panel. Members must have a personal link to stroke and an interest in research.
Fatigue after stroke; what are the important factors?
Postgraduate Fellowship: Ms Emma Pilkington (TSA PGF 2015-02)
A clinical trial called PASTIS is investigating a common cause of vascular dementia, and is currently recruiting stroke survivors to take part. The trial is taking place at St George's Hospital, London, and is funded by Alzheimer's Society.
Published in the journal, BMJ Open, a new study explores what self management after stroke means to stroke survivors and physiotherapists.
How important is the relationship between therapist and stroke survivor in rehabilitation of language ability?
New research from Stroke Association Fellow, Dr Anna Kuppuswamy, suggests that feelings of limb heaviness after stroke are not related to actual muscle weakness.