To: NHS/ government/ parliament

Free SDR operations for children with c p

Free SDR operations for children with c p

Make SDR(selective dorsal rhisotomy) operations free on the NHS for children who has cerebral palsy and live in constant pain. Current charge is £21,000.

Why is this important?

This operation is a step change and it is available in the uk. It addresses the cause of spasticity/ in children with cerebral palsy. It could offer them the opportunity to walk, live a normal and pain free life.currently this is NO LONGER available on the NHS. The op costs 21k. Families through out the uk Are being made to raise this themselves or watch their children live in pain.

Updates

2017-08-29 20:25:04 +0100

25 signatures reached

2017-08-28 19:58:15 +0100

10 signatures reached