On Wednesday, a prestigious seminar was held at Northwick Park Hospital, London.
The ReTrain study is investigating the effectiveness of a community-based rehabilitation training programme for people who have suffered a 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.
Researchers are looking for the conditions of Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) which offer the optimum improvement in re-learning of movement.
Can a movement-sensing wristwatch prompt arm rehabilitation exercise at home? Studies suggest that arm rehabilitation exercises are beneficial for recovery.
Published in the medical journal Stroke, a new US study suggests that treatment of chronic stroke patients with injections of modified, adult stem cells into their brains is safe, and could lead to recovery of movement that was originally lost due to stroke.
The 2016 meeting of the International Aphasia Rehabilitation Conference will take place in London at City, University of London from the 14th – 16th December 2016. Find out more about the exciting aphasia research being presented, including research funded by the Stroke Association.
It’s common for stroke survivors to need help with their physical recovery after discharge. Could an ARNI-based rehabilitation approach benefit stroke survivors?
This Lectureship will investigate the link between the tasks used in vision rehabilitation and everyday visual activities.
Nurses are the largest group of health professionals working with stroke survivors. However, there is little evidence describing their specific role in stroke rehabilitation.