Research Opportunities

A comparison of anxiety levels between device shock and non-shock groups in implantable cardioverter defibrillator recipients

An implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) is a small device that is used to treat people with dangerously abnormal heart rhythms. An ICD can give the heart electric pulses or shocks...

Online mindfulness for stroke survivors and caregivers

People affected by stroke can experience difficulties with their mood (e.g. stress, anxiety, and depression). Stroke survivor and caregiver mood is linked. Mindfulness meditation increases present moment awareness and can...

The biomechanical assessment of balance and gait for stroke Patients and the implications in the diagnosis and rehabilitation.

Diagnosis of stroke can be difficult if symptoms are mild or resolve quickly, or if the symptoms are unusual. Stroke patients have different balance and gait patterns from healthy people....