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Miriam Golding-Day

Research Fellow, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences



Miriam Golding- Day (nee Day) is a Health and Care Professions Council registered Orthotist/Prosthetist. Before coming to work at the university she practiced within adult and paediatric NHS services as well as volunteering her skills abroad. Miriam's has experience of working within several multidisciplinary research teams, and has a specific interest in research into the provision of orthotic intervention following stroke. Currently she is the principal investigator for the OTIS study, a 4 phase mixed methods project culminating in a Feasibility RCT exploring the timing of specialist orthotic intervention following stroke. She is also involved with the BATH-OUT (1&2), BISC, FEMUR 3 and OPTIMISM trials.

Expertise Summary

Miriam has a particular interest in the use of orthoses in stroke rehabilitation.

Research Summary

Stroke Association

Can early specialist orthotic assessment lead to improved rehabilitation outcomes and reduced complications for patients following a stroke? (OTIS study)


Fracture in the Elderly Multidisciplinary Rehabilitation - Phase III (FEMuR III)

Stroke Association

Optimising Psychoeducation for Transient Ischaemic Attack and Minor Stroke Management (OPTIMISM study)

Recent Publications

Past Research

NIHR Research Capability Grant - Nottinghamshire CCG

Can early diagnosis and orthotic intervention lead to improved rehabilitation outcomes and prevent secondary complications for patients following stroke?

NIHR School for Social Care Research

Bathing Adaptations in the Homes of Older Adults (BATH-OUT study)

NIHR Research for Patient Benefit

Biopsychosocial Intervention for Stroke Carers (BISC study)

School of Medicine

University of Nottingham
Medical School
Nottingham, NG7 2UH

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