Stroke Training and Awareness Resources (STARs)


This activity explored the knowledge and skills required by health and social care staff to understand the causes of stroke.

You should now be able to:
  • Explain what a stroke is
  • State the causes of stroke
  • Describe the relationship between the area of the brain affected by the stroke and the extent of the damage

You have reached the end of this Core Competency. Try this Core Competency again, or choose a different Core Competency.

Page last reviewed: 10 Jan 2020