Chronic stress exposure following photothrombotic stroke is associated with increased levels of Amyloid beta accumulation and altered oligomerisation at sites of thalamic secondary neurodegeneration in mice

Ong LK, Zhao Z, Kluge M, Walker FR, Nilsson M. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2016 Jun 24. doi:10.1177/0271678X16654920 Click here to view the abstract

Is health related quality of life between 90 and 180 days following stroke associated with long term unmet needs?

Andrew NE, Kilkenny MF, Lannin NA and Cadilhac DA. Quality of Life Research 2016;25(8):2053-2062 Click here to view the abstract

Implementing a complex rehabilitation intervention in a stroke trial: a qualitative process evaluation of AVERT

Luker JA, Craig LE, Bennett L, Ellery F, Langhorne P, Wu O, et al. BMC Medical Research Methodology 2016;16(1):1-11.   Click here to view the article

Moving rehabilitation research forward: Developing consensus statements for rehabilitation and recovery research

Bernhardt J, Borschmann K, Boyd L, Thomas Carmichael S, Corbett D, Cramer SC, Hoffmann T, Kwakkel G, Savitz SI, Saposnik G, Walker M, Ward N. Int J Stroke. June 2016 11(4):454-458 doi: 10.1177/1747493016643851 Click here to view the article

Driving in stroke survivors aged 18-65 years: The Psychosocial Outcomes Stroke (POISE) Cohort Study

Yu S, Muhunthan J, Anderson CS, Glozier N, Jan S, Li Q, Lindley RI, Hackett ML. International Journal of Stroke [Epub ahead of print] 2016 Mar 25. doi:10.1177/1747493016641952 Click here to view the abstract

Family-led Rehabilitation after Stroke in India: the ATTEND pilot study

Pandian JD, Felix C, Kaur P, Sharma D, Julia L, Toor G, Arora R, Gandhi DB, Verma SJ, Anderson CS, Langhorne P, Murthy GV, Hackett ML, Maulik PK, Alim M, Harvey LA, Jan S, Walker M, Forster A, Lindley R. International Journal of Stroke 2015; 10:609-14 doi:10.1111/ijs.12475 Click here to view the abstract

FAmily-Led RehabiliTaTion aftEr stroke in INDia: the ATTEND trial. Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

Alim A, Lindley R, Felix C, Gandhi DBC, Verma SJ, Tugnawat DK, Syrigapu A, Anderson CS, Ramamurthy RK, Langhorne P, Murthy GVS, Shamanna BR, Hackett ML, Maulik PK, Harvey LA, Jan S. Liu H, Walker M, Forster A, Pandian JD. Trials 2016;17:13 DOI:10.1186/s13063-015-1129-8 Click here to view protocol

Do cognitive, language or physical impairments affect participation in a trial of self-management programs for stroke?

Cadilhac DA, Kilkenny MF, Srikanth V, Lindley RI, Lalor E, Osborne R, Battersby M. Int J Stroke 2016;11:77-84 doi:10.1177/1747493015607522 Click here to view the abstract

Effect of affordable technology on physical activity levels and mobility outcomes in rehabilitation: a protocol for the Activity and Mobility UsiNg Technology (AMOUNT) rehabilitation trial

Hassett L, van den Berg M, Lindley RI, Crotty M, McCluskey A, van der Ploeg HP, Smith ST, Schurr K, Killington M, Bongers B, Howard K, Heritier S, Togher L, Hackett M, Treacy D, Dorsch S, Wong S, Scrivener K, Chagpar S, Weber H, Pearson R, Sherrington C. BMJ Open 2016;6:e012074 doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2016-012074 Click [...]

Energy expenditure and cost during walking after stroke: A systematic review

This paper systematically reviewed the evidence to determine energy expenditure (EE) in VO2ml/kg/min and energy cost (EC) in VO2 ml/kg/m during walking post-stroke and how it compares to healthy controls. After screening the full text of 144 potentially eligible studies, the authors included 29 studies (501 stroke survivors, 123 healthy controls), including participants with confirmed [...]