[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/nhmrc/1110629]
Prof Neil Spratt
Brief description Stroke is a major cause of death and disability worldwide. Dr Spratt’s team have discovered a new mechanism causing pressure to rise in the skull after stroke. They will build on their discovery of a promising new therapy to prevent early worsening of stroke and improve patient outcomes. He also leads a team studying better stroke recovery by promoting activity by enriching the rehabilitation environment, and ways to improve fitness in stroke survivors.
Funding Amount $AUD 478,416.70
Funding Scheme Career Development Fellowships
RD Wright Biomedical CDF