Tag Archives: Stroke Improvement Programme

Emotional Impact of Stroke (BBC News / Stroke Association)

Summary A survey of more than 2,700 stroke survivors and their carers in the UK by the Stroke Association has found that many patients and their families / carers experienced emotional suffering. The emotional impact of a stroke is often overlooked and given a lower priority than … Continue reading

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Psychological Care After Stroke (NHS Improvement)

Summary This report from NHS Improvement models the costs, and potential cost-savings, of psychological support services for people with problems with mood disorders after stroke. According to one model, an investment of £69,000 in psychological care through a clinical psychologist-led … Continue reading

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