SMARTCap Stroke Study: A Field Deployable Blood Test for Stroke "SMARTCAP"

Completed

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

1. Stroke patients: Admitted to the Hyperacute Stroke Unit having a suspected stroke within 1 hour of admission. Important to note that not all these patients will have suffered a stroke
2. Control participants: Relatives of patients admitted to the stroke treatment pathway, who are healthy and have no signs of cardiovascular illness
3. Healthy volunteers

Exclusion Criteria

1. Stroke patients: Delay in admission exceeds the time window of 4 hours between stroke symptoms and admission
2. Control participants: Obvious signs or history of cerebrovascular disease
3. Unhealthy volunteers