This Lectureship will explore the link between tests that are used to assess cognition (memory and thinking) after a stroke and measurements of stroke survivor's functional abilities. It will also investigate how cognition and functional ability change over time.
One in eight adults (around 6.5 million people) is a carer. By 2037, it's anticipated that the number of carers will increase to 9 million. The ‘Caring and You’ programme will provide carers with the support, training and guidance needed to help them improve their skills and knowledge of caring.
A pilot study for developing and evaluating a care pathway for cognitive problems after stroke
What does the Comprehensive Spending Review 2015 mean for stroke prevention, treatment and care?
Two articles published from the Nottingham Fatigue After Stroke (NOTFAST) study shed light on having fatigue six months after having a stroke.
Stroke Association trainer Doug Youngson answers some frequently asked questions about caring for stroke survivor.
When someone close to you has had a stroke, they may need help and support after they return home from hospital. Find out the different ways you can support a stroke survivor, and what help and support is available for carers.
Whether you are new to the carer role or have been caring for years, the Caring and You programme in Sheffield will help you understand the long-term challenges that stroke can bring for yourself and the person you care for.We provide a five week course of face-to-face support and education sessions to develop your skills and knowledge of caring, and improve your emotional wellbeing by reducing feelings of stress and anxiety. Our three-hour sessions are held once a week and cover a wide range of topics.
The Seaford Stroke & Caring Club is open to stroke survivors and persons with a disability. The club enjoys a range of activities including musical programmes, exercise, art, games and visits from external speakers. Meetings are concluded with some afternoon tea and bingo.