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.

NHS RightCare Stroke Pathway– The Stroke Pathway defines the core components of an optimal service for people who have had a stroke or are at risk of a stroke.


To access the journals below and many others go to Browzine and log in with your NHS Athens username and password.



Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation

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.

Other knowledge guides

Nursing and midwifery

Occupational therapy


Speech and language therapy