Professor Audrey Bowen

Key role for Salford staff in new stroke guideline

Professor Audrey Bowen has co-edited the 5th edition of the National Clinical Guideline for Stroke which was published earlier this month. This is updated every four years and contains over 400 recommendations for stroke care across the whole pathway. Prof Bowen is based at Salford Royal and is also Stroke Association John Marshall Memorial Professor of Neuropsychological Rehabilitation at The University of Manchester and Stroke Lead for CLAHRC Greater Manchester.

Prof Pippa Tyrrell was also part of the Guideline Development Group of the Intercollegiate Stroke Working Party as an Associate Director of the Stroke Programme.

People with stroke and their families will be able to download an edited version of the guidelines from 29 November.