Stroke and Neuro Rehabilitation2019-04-05T12:59:25+01:00

Stroke and Neuro Rehabilitation

CAG Leads

  • The aim of the CAG is to promote dedicated Orthoptic services for individuals who have had a stroke or neurological deficit. Our target is to promote specialised assessment, treatment and research for this complex group and for Orthoptists to have a role as part of the multi-disciplinary team in improving a patient’s rehabilitation journey.

Resources for patients

This leaflet provides information about different eye movement problems which can occur after stroke and brain injury. It also offers advice and tips about living with an eye movement problem.

Eye movement problems

This leaflet offers advice and useful tips which will aid in the enhancement of residual vision.

Reduced vision following stroke and brain injury

This leaflet provides information about different types of visual field loss, possible signs and symptoms of visual field loss and offers advice and useful tips about living with visual field loss.

Visual field loss following stroke or brain injury

This leaflet provides information about possible signs and symptoms of visual inattention and offers advice and useful tips about living with visual inattention.

Visual inattention following Stroke or Brain Injury

This leaflet offers advice on apps and web-based activities which are designed for visual field loss and/or visual neglect therapy.

Web based therapy for visual field loss and visual neglect

This leaflet provides information about different visual perception defects and offers advice about living with a visual perception defect.

Visual Perception Defects following Stroke or Brain Injury

Resources for other healthcare professionals

Nationally approved referral form, for use after discussions with your local orthoptic service.

Referral for Orthoptic Examination form download

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