TSA LECT 2015/05 Dr Terence Quinn, University of Glasgow
This guide talks about some common problems that can happen because of this and what you can do about them. It’s aimed at people who have had a stroke.
Questionnaires are commonly used to diagnose dementia and cognitive impairment in stroke patients, and a new review of the research into their use has been published in the journal, Stroke.
If you are having problems with swallowing after a stroke, this guide can help you understand what you need to do. It explains the symptoms of swallowing problems, and gives information on and how to get help and treatment.
After a stroke, some people have trouble communicating. This guide explains why this happens, and looks at ways of supporting someone with communication problems.
Fatigue after stroke; what are the important factors?
If you've already had a stroke or transient ischaemic attack (TIA or mini-stroke), or if you've been told that you may be at high risk of stroke, we're here to help.
The findings of this research could help provide stroke survivors and their relatives with more accurate information about what impacts they can expect over time and will help doctors and therapists identify which patients with visual neglect will benefit the most from new treatments.
Can training memory and attention on a home computer-task reduce spatial awareness problems after stroke?
Comparing two treatment strategies in patients with visual problems after stroke