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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?

One in five strokes are fatal. Stroke causes about 7% of deaths in men and 10% of deaths in women.

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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