Can a drug commonly used for gout improve recovery and prevention of further stroke for stroke survivors?
This study looks at finding non-invasive brain stimulation to improve word-finding abilities in stroke survivors.
Home visits with stroke survivors are a routine part of occupational therapy. Can a virtual-reality-home help stroke survivors do better at home?
On 12 February 2015, at the International Stroke Conference (ISC 2015) in Nashville, USA, the findings of a Stroke Association-funded study were presented, called CADISS (Cervical Artery Dissection In Stroke Study).
On February 11 2015, at the International Stroke Conference (ISC 2015 in Nashville, USA) the latest findings were released from four, large studies investigating the effect of treating patients with mechanical clo
In stroke survivors, does the clinical effectiveness of 6 months treatment with fluoxetine depend upon its effects on synaptic plasticity in the brain? Can a drug used for depression help stroke recovery by changing connections between brain cells?
It’s common for stroke survivors to need help with their physical recovery after discharge. Could an ARNI-based rehabilitation approach benefit stroke survivors?
The aim of this research is to systematically assess what keeps stroke survivors using computerised speech and language therapy at home.
How important is the relationship between therapist and stroke survivor in the rehabilitation of language ability?
Researchers are looking for the conditions of Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) which offer the optimum improvement in re-learning of movement.