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Stroke Patient Handbook

Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundations Trust’s ‘Stroke Patient Handbook’ has been designed to provide general information about Stroke to the patient and their family and it also contains some specific information about who will be involved in the patients’ care.
Did you know?

About 87% of all strokes are ischemic strokes, when blood flow to the brain is blocked.

Stroke Patient Handbook

Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundations Trust’s ‘Stroke Patient Handbook’ has been designed to provide general information about Stroke to the patient and their family and it also contains some specific information about who will be involved in the patients’ care. The handbook has been designed for the patient to keep during their Stroke rehabilitation and as a reference to use as and when it is needed.

The Handbook can be viewed on the the Foundations Trust’s website. Click here to view.

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