STROKE FACT SHEETS

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  1. Below you will find a list of useful information based fact sheets based on the subject of STROKE.
  2. The fact sheets are produced by various agencies and charitable organisations with a vast array of authors.
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Accommodation after stroke
Factsheet 20 Accommodation after stroke (80 kb) [pdf]
Aids and equipment for independent living
Resource sheet 3 Aids and equipment (74 kb) [pdf]
Alcohol and stroke
Factsheet 13 Alcohol and stroke (70 kb) [pdf]
 
Aspirin and stroke
Factsheet 11 Aspirin and stroke (65 kb) [pdf]
Balance problems after stroke
Factsheet 22 Balance problems after stroke (65 kb) [pdf]

Benefits
Resource sheet 1 Benefits (77 kb) [pdf]

Book list
Resource sheet 2 Book list (96 kb) [pdf]

Carotid artery disease
Factsheet 40 Carotid artery disease (77 kb) [pdf]

Cognitive problems after stroke
Factsheet 7 Cognitive problems after stroke (88 kb) [pdf]

Communication problems after stroke
Factsheet 3 Communication problems after stroke (85 kb) [pdf]

Complementary therapy
Resource sheet 4 Complementary therapy (77 kb) [pdf]

Dementia after stroke 
Factsheet 29 Dementia after stroke (93 kb) [pdf]

Diabetes and stroke 
Factsheet 15 Diabetes and stroke (69 kb) [pdf]

Diet and stroke
Factsheet 8 Diet and stroke (93 kb) [pdf]

Driving after stroke
Factsheet 2 Driving after stroke (82 kb) [pdf]

Electronic communication aids and software
Resource sheet 5 Electronic communication aids and software (75 kb) [pdf]

Epilepsy after stroke
Factsheet 24 Epilepsy after stroke (70 kb) [pdf]

Financial assistance
Resource sheet 6 Financial assistance (71 kb) [pdf]

Gentle exercise
Resource sheet 7 Gentle exercise (77 kb) [pdf] 

Hemiplegia and stroke
Factsheet 26 Hemiplegia and stroke (59 kb) [pdf]

High blood pressure and stroke
Factsheet 6 High blood pressure and stroke (86 kb) [pdf]

Holiday information
Factsheet 27 Holiday information (93 kb) [pdf] 

Information for students
Resource sheet 8 Information for students (79 kb) [pdf] 

Leisure activities after stroke
Resource sheet 9 Leisure activities (95 kb) [pdf]

Migraine and stroke
Factsheet 28 Migraine and stroke (77 kb) [pdf]

Occupational therapy after stroke
Factsheet 17 Occupational therapy after stroke (67 kb) [pdf]

Pain after stroke
Factsheet 30 Pain after stroke (88 kb) [pdf]

Physical effects of stroke
Factsheet 33 Physical effects of stroke (86 kb) [pdf]

Physiotherapy after stroke
Factsheet 16 Physiotherapy after stroke (66 kb) [pdf]

Private treatment 
Resource sheet 10 Private treatment (60 kb) [pdf] 

Psychological effects of stroke
Factsheet 10 Psychological effects of stroke (95 kb) [pdf]

Sex after stroke
Factsheet 31 Sex after stroke (72 kb) [pdf]

Smoking and stroke
Factsheet 19 Smoking and stroke (78 kb) [pdf] 

Speech and language therapy after stroke
Factsheet 14 Speech and language therapy after stroke (68 kb) [pdf]

Stroke: A carer’s guide
Factsheet 4 Stroke: A carer’s guide (85 kb) [pdf]

Stroke and children
Factsheet 34 Stroke and children (78 kb) [pdf]

Stroke and continence
Factsheet 12 Stroke and continence (73 kb) [pdf]

Stroke and South Asian people
Factsheet 32 Stroke and South Asian people (92 kb) [pdf] 

Stroke and wheelchairs
Factsheet 35 Stroke and wheelchairs (69 kb) [pdf]

Stroke explanation for children
Factsheet 36 Stroke explanation for children (65 kb) [pdf]

Stroke in African-Caribbean people
Factsheet 21 Stroke in African-Caribbean people (111 kb) [pdf]

Stroke in younger adults
Factsheet 9 Stroke in younger adults (90 kb) [pdf]

Stroke statistics
Resource sheet 11 Stroke statistics (97 kb) [pdf] 

Subarachnoid haemorrhage
Factsheet 25 Subarachnoid haemorrhage (66 kb) [pdf]

Swallowing problems after stroke
Factsheet 5 Swallowing problems after stroke (67 kb) [pdf]

Taste changes after stroke
Factsheet 39 Taste changes after stroke (64 kb) [pdf]

Telephone-linked alarm systems
Resource sheet 12 Telephone-linked alarm systems (70 kb) [pdf] 

Tiredness after stroke
Factsheet 18 Tiredness after stroke (81 kb) [pdf]

Transient ischaemic attack (TIA)
Factsheet 1 Transient Ischaemic Attack (TIA) (72 kb) [pdf] 

Visual problems after stroke
Factsheet 37 Visual problems after stroke (72 kb) [pdf]

Women and stroke 
Factsheet 38 Women and stroke (79 kb) [pdf]

 

 

 

 

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