Stroke Training and Awareness Resources (STARs)

Case Study: Irene

Irene's story:

Irene is outside having a cigarette. What advice would you give her to reduce her risk of stroke?


  1. Irene needs to stop smoking – she can get help from smoking cessation services, nicotine replacement therapy and other support
  2. She also needs an annual BP and health check
  3. Maintain exercise levels
  4. Work together with Bob to support each other

Page last reviewed: 18 Sep 2020