CADASIL is one of the most common genetic causes of stroke and dementia. Currently there is no treatment for CADASIL. In this study, human stem cells will be generated from a piece of skin donated by patients with CADASIL. From these stem cells, smooth muscle cells (SMCs) will be generated in a tissue culture dish in the lab.
Film-maker Lotje Sodderland (‘My Beautiful Broken Brain’; ‘Can You Rebuild My Brain?’) directed our Rebuilding Lives campaign. Lotje tells us what the campaign means to her.
Chichester Stroke Club provides aftercare and support to stroke survivors and their carers. Meetings are held weekly with physical and therapeutic stimulation through exercise, singing and massage; and mental stimulation through speakers, board games, quizzes and cards.
This project will carry out a review of current research literature to determine the current roles and practice of nurses working in stroke rehabilitation.
Stroke Association Affiliated Stroke Club that offers support, stimulation and help to restore confidence to stroke survivors.
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Southampton Stroke Health Promotion and Engagement works directly with members of the public to disseminate health promotion messages and raise awareness of stroke, including how to prevent a stroke, the effects of stroke and how to recognise a stroke (FAST).
Payroll Giving (also known as Give As You Earn or workplace giving) is a flexible scheme that allows people to support any charity of their choice with a regular donation direct from their pay.
This study will compare tenecteplase, a newer clot-busting drug, with alteplase, which is currently the routine treatment used in hospitals.