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.
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 clot retrieval.
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?
Postgraduate fellowship: What is the impact of damaged thinking ability caused by a spontaneous bleed in the brain?
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.
Inflammation following stroke is highly damaging to brain cells. Can stem cells be used to reduce the damage of inflammation after stroke and promote brain repair?
The current study investigates safe, mild, electrical stimulation of the leg, to relieve bladder symptoms caused by stroke.