Introduction

  • Chris T. Freeman
  • Eric Rogers
  • Jane H. Burridge
  • Ann-Marie Hughes
  • Katie L. Meadmore
Chapter
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Electrical and Computer Engineering book series (BRIEFSELECTRIC)

Abstract

Stroke is the largest cause of disability in developed countries. One cause of a stroke is a blood clot that blocks a vessel in the brain and stops blood reaching the regions downstream.

Keywords

Hemiplegia 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Chris T. Freeman
    • 1
  • Eric Rogers
    • 1
  • Jane H. Burridge
    • 2
  • Ann-Marie Hughes
    • 2
  • Katie L. Meadmore
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Electronics and Computer ScienceUniversity of SouthamptonSouthamptonUK
  2. 2.Faculty of Health SciencesUniversity of SouthamptonSouthamptonUK
  3. 3.School of PsychologyUniversity of SouthamptonSouthamptonUK

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