Carotid artery narrowing causes about 15% of strokes of the type where blood clots block blood flow to the brain, and this study aims to find prevention for this.
This study aims to reveal how common Post Stroke Emotionalism (PSE) is and the connections to symptoms such as depression and anxiety.
This study involves using genetics to understand why disease of the small blood vessels occurs in the brain.
CADASIL is the most common genetic cause of stroke in adults. Can using a tissue sample from the buttock help us understand this?
This study will examine some of the biological pathways involved when blood in the brain causes brain cells to die.
Identifying how best to combine results from several clinical trials of a stroke rehabilitation treatment.
Developing new blood tests to understand more about children with sickle cell anaemia and silent strokes.
Can an anti-inflammatory drug (IL-1Ra) given into the skin reduce damaging inflammation in the brain and body after stroke compared to a dummy-drug?
The aim of this research is to develop and test a simple yet widely-applicable outcome measure for evaluating cognitive rehabilitation after stroke. Consultation with patients and carers will shape the design and content of the measure.
This study will measure if visual scanning training interventions can help stroke survivors with visual field impairment.