Online resources


NHS Choices- Stroke

Tynedale Stroke Club has monthly meetings in the Education Centre at Hexham General Hospital which offers a range of activities.




These journals have direct links (but you will still need your NHS Athens username and password):



Topics in stroke rehabilitation


For many other journals go to My journals and log in with your NHS Athens username and password.


If you are looking for an article but you can’t find the full text online, fill in this request form, and we will obtain a copy of the article for you (there may be a charge for this service).




Here is a list of books on stroke which are available in the Trust’s libraries

We have recently purchased a collection of Oxford e-books.  Click on the titles below to read the books online.  You will need an NHS Athens account.


Oxford Textbook of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease

Brain’s Diseases of the Nervous System


Other knowledge guides

Nursing and midwifery

Occupational therapy


Speech and language therapy