Researchers at Foothills Hospital in Calgary, Canada have done research that claims that TIAs (mini strokes) could cause long-term disability, and that clot busting drugs like Actilyse could be used to treat them.
In partnership with Alzheimer's Society and the British Heart Foundation, we are delighted to announce our funding of three new awards in vascular dementia research.
The aim of this research is to systematically assess what keeps stroke survivors using computerised speech and language therapy at home.
Postgraduate fellowship: What is the impact of damaged thinking ability caused by a spontaneous bleed in the brain?
People with stroke due to brain hemorrhage have swelling around the hemorrhage on their brain scan. This programme is about understanding the effect of blood on brain cells, with a focus on finding treatments.
Video interview highlights from ten key trials that were presented at the 2nd European Stroke Organisation Conference (ESOC 2016).
The Stroke Association is holding this workshop to set the priorities for vascular dementia research in the UK.
Using transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) to enable activation of the damaged part of the brain to be more active in the recovery period after a stroke.
This study involves using genetics to understand why disease of the small blood vessels occurs in the brain.
This project will bring together a multidisciplinary team to better understand apathy after small vessel disease (SVD), and potential treatments.