We are looking for an innovative, passionate and professional individual with excellent interpersonal and organisational skills to join our stroke support team in East Berkshire.
We are looking for two innovative, passionate and professional individuals with excellent interpersonal and organisational skills to join our Stroke Association Service in Surrey working in East Surrey and North West Surrey.
Richard Hein supports stroke survivors in many ways, find out how he has a unique role with technology.
Lorraine Smith, a volunteer with a stroke club, describes what volunteering means to her.
Find out what types of activities John Smejka takes part in when he volunteers.
Hear from Rachel Reid, a volunteer whose favourite volunteering activity is attending a weekly meeting of stroke survivors.
The European Stroke Organisation Conference (ESOC) 2018 took place between 16-18 May in Gothenburg, Sweden. The third day of ESOC featured new research which identified how to improve stroke care worldwide – from simple measures in low to middle-income countries, through to refinement of advanced techniques for acute and preventative stroke treatments.
The CROMIS-2 study investigated whether signs of small brain bleeds on routine brain scans can help us understand which ischaemic stroke patients with atrial fibrillation are at increased risk of a bleed in the brain when on anticoagulant ‘blood thinning’ drugs.
Published in the European Journal of Emergency Medicine (EJEM), a new review of the existing research sheds light on how frequently patients with a stroke mimic condition present for emergency care as having a stroke.
For many stroke survivors getting their life back on track means overcoming life changing disabilities and emotional difficulties. We support stroke survivors to regain their independence.