The current study investigates safe, mild, electrical stimulation of the leg, to relieve bladder symptoms caused by stroke.
Pain after stroke is very common, but there are plenty of ways to manage and treat it. This guide provides information about the causes of different types of post-stroke pain, from headaches to joint pain and spasticity, and some of the treatments that can help.
Video interview highlights from ten key trials that were presented at the 2nd European Stroke Organisation Conference (ESOC 2016).
Published in the medical journal, The Lancet, a new study suggests that, when combined, ten potentially modifiable risk factors account for 90% of strokes worldwide. The study was co-funded by the Stroke Association.
Find out the keys findings from the Stroke Priority Setting Partnership work, which aims to establish priority areas for research across the stroke care pathway.
Around 30% of survivors experience pain after stroke. Post-stroke pain includes muscle and joint pain such as spasticity and shoulder pain. Learn about the causes and treatments.
To help plan the care of stroke survivors and their rehabilitation, health professionals usually use a scale called the Barthel Index (BI) to measure how well they can perform activities of daily living (ADLs).
This study will explore what ‘confidence’ means to people who have had a stroke, the perceived barriers, and what helps stroke survivors to regain confidence.
Find out why taking part in our Stroke Sixes Challenge is so important and how you can help improve the lives of stroke survivors.