Stroke

Overview

In this section you can find out about the experience of stroke by seeing and hearing people share their personal stories on film. Our researchers travelled all around the UK to talk to 73 people in their own homes. Find out what people said about issues such as diagnosis, physical changes after the stroke and impact on work and family. We hope you find the information helpful and reassuring.
 
You can start viewing topics by clicking 'Next Topic' above, or selecting from the list on the left. You can also view 'People's Profiles' from the tab above.
 
You may also be interested in our section on TIA and minor stroke.


Supported by:
DIPEx Charity
Managed Clinical Networks on the Web
The Alliance for Self Care Research

Publication date: June 2007
Last updated: August 2011
Review date: under review

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