In a recent report ITV news have covered the story of Rebecca Breslin, a SCAD survivor who has, through tremendous effort, has collaborated with the University of Leicester to help initiate a research programme. Launching on 29th February, the new study aims to gain insight into the underlying mechanisms behind spontaneous coronary artery dissection. A better understanding of this disease may help to prevent recurrence, which is a major concern for those who have suffered a SCAD.
The British Heart Foundation have produced a fantastic video highlighting the experiences a SCAD survivor goes through. Click here to read more about this and the inspiring story of the group of SCAD survivors that kickstarted our research in Leicester