Stroke patients get movie tech

Scientists have discovered that the brain can “rewire” itself after stroke damage and are devising fun forms of rehabilitation, as Murad Ahmed reports

Our top four stroke innovations

The brain’s ability to reprogramme itself, known as neural plasticity, is being applied to help stroke patients recover lost movement in limbs using the latest technological advances. Murad Ahmed showcases four of the most promising developments which offer the prospect of a brighter future for those in stroke rehabilitation

Tablets, not just pills, aid recovery

Smartphones, tablets and games consoles are being used to harness technology for stroke recovery at home, writes Murad Ahmed