Policy Change Updates

The Aortic Dissection Charitable Trust collaborates with healthcare policymakers in the UK and Ireland to standardise diagnosis procedures for aortic dissection and ensure specialised follow-up for survivors and genetic consultations for relatives. Our focus is on consistency, access and the comprehensive care of those affected.

SCTS Annual Meeting 2024

SCTS Annual Meeting 2024

The SCTS annual meeting lunchbox session discussed the evolving landscape of aortic dissection care, emphasising the integration of new medical devices and the pivotal role of data in improving patient outcomes.

North West Toolkit Launch

North West Toolkit Launch

The North West event marks a turning point in aortic dissection care, uniting patients and professionals in a ground breaking initiative.

The Importance of Patient Safety

The Importance of Patient Safety

Engaging patients and their families is essential for preventing misdiagnoses, especially for severe conditions like aortic dissection that could result in fatal outcomes.

A Monumental Leap for Aortic Dissection Care in the UK

A Monumental Leap for Aortic Dissection Care in the UK

The Aortic Dissection Charitable Trust, in collaboration with the Department of Health and Social Care & NHS England, heralds a monumental leap in aortic dissection care through the approval of an innovative Elective Aortic Dissection Toolkit.

Westminster Debate

Westminster Debate

Pauline Latham MP led a debate in Westminster Hall to raise awareness of aortic dissection and called for greater consistency in the diagnosis, treatment, and aftercare of the condition.

Award Winning

Award Winning

Catherine Fowler’s relentless dedication to aortic dissection awareness and patient support leads to national recognition at the Palace of Westminster.