We are delighted to announce the winners of the 2009 2009 UCBeyond Scholarship Applications and wish to thank the a huge selection of learners who shared their stories of courage and strength, says Anne de Cassini, General Manager of UCB Canada. This year’s recipients truly define what it means to live far beyond a chronic disease as they diligently work to improve awareness in their communities and desire to reach their full potential. We are honoured to help them pursue their dream of a post-secondary education. .. 16 Canadian students coping with chronic illness to receive UCBeyond Scholarships 16 students from across Canada named as UCBeyond Scholarship recipients What would you do in the event that you were confronted with a chronic disease? Would you walk across Canada to improve recognition for Crohn’s disease, build houses in developing countries despite physical pain or dedicate your career to educating young people living with the same disease as you? These are just three types of how Canadian learners living with arthritis rheumatoid and Crohn’s disease went above and beyond the boundaries of their chronic illness to be awarded among 16 UCBeyond Scholarships, valued at up to $5,000.00 CDN each.It’s been postulated that the modest prices of good outcomes observed in sufferers treated with endovascular recanalization despite high prices of recanalization are, partly, because of the treatment of patients who have large infarcts or those that do not have a clinically relevant level of salvageable brain tissue.5-10 A number of studies have got provided support for penumbral-imaging selection for the treating acute ischemic stroke11-14 However, to time, no randomized, controlled trial has shown that patients who are decided on for revascularization on the basis of the penumbral-imaging pattern have better clinical outcomes than patients who are treated medically or those with nonpenumbral imaging patterns.