Tag: stroke recovery

stroke rehabilitation study

Stroke study reveals optimal timing and intensity for arm and hand...

A phase II, randomised clinical trial has found that the optimal period for intensive rehabilitation of arm and hand use after a stroke should...

ESOC 2021: AI can calculate personalised risk of having another stroke

Artificial intelligence (AI) can be used to give stroke patients a personalised and more accurate assessment of their risk of suffering a recurrence, according...
vivistim system

MicroTransponder gains FDA approval for first-of-its-kind VNS system to improve stroke...

MicroTransponder has announced US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) premarket approval of the Vivistim paired vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) system, which—according to a company...
IpsiHand System

IpsiHand System: New device for facilitating stroke rehabilitation gains FDA approval

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has authorised marketing of a new device indicated for use in patients aged 18 and older undergoing...
stroke association priorities

UK charity funds “world-first” study into long-term COVID-19 impact on stroke

Leading UK charity the Stroke Association is funding what it claims will be the world’s first study to determine the long-term impact of COVID-19...

BrainQ trial results show a potential reduction in disability after stroke

BrainQ, an Israeli start-up with an artificial intelligence- (AI) powered therapeutic platform, has announced the results from a randomised controlled trial (RCT), showing 77%...

The post-stroke brain’s ability to recover and rewire itself peaks at...

A study published in Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair finds that the capacity of the human brain to recover and rewire itself peaks around two...