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Experiences of sleep disturbances and desired treatment preferences post-stroke

Poor sleep is commonly experienced after stroke.

This study aims to:

  1. Investigate experiences of sleep in stroke survivors
  2. Explore factors which may impact on their sleep
  3. Explore views on current available treatments

A £10 Amazon voucher is available for participation in the study

Funded by:

This project has no direct funding

Location:

Interviews will be carried out either at the University of Glasgow or over the phone, based on personal preference

Recruitment Criterea:

Inclusion criteria:

  • Aged 18 and over
  • Clinical diagnosis of either haemorrhagic or ischemic stroke
  • Experiencing poor sleep post-stroke, affecting daily life

Exclusion criteria:

  • Experienced a transient ischemic attack (TIA) only
  • Diagnosed with, or suspected of having, a neurodegenerative disease e.g. Parkinson’s disease, or dementia
  • Current substance abuse
  • Uncontrolled sleep disorders e.g. sleep apnoea
  • Unable to consent to the study

Recruitment Contact:

Recruitment End Date:

01/11/2019