Today, I had an appointment with one of the neurologists that treated my stroke. Since I haven’t seen a neurologist in over a year, we setup an appointment. 165 more words
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So we have a new NHS buzz term ‘patient engagement.Well, The Kings Fund says,
‘The role of the patient is no longer as a passive recipient of care. 1,302 more words
I’ve long been associated with the notion that stroke recovery is always possible, whether those improvements are small or large positive changes.
However, I have to admit that since meeting Kati Van De Hoeven in beautiful Finland last weekend, I’ve met someone who sadly hasn’t made very much physical improvement in twenty years, after her brainstem stroke and locked in syndrome diagnosis. 1,115 more words