September’s issue of European Stroke Journal (ESJ) is now available. The ESJ is the official publication of the European Stroke Organisation (ESO), a fully peer-reviewed journal, launched in 2016 covering clinical stroke research from all fields.

Published research includes, but is not limited to, clinical trials, epidemiology, primary and secondary prevention, diagnosis, acute and post-acute management, guidelines, translation of experimental findings into clinical practice, rehabilitation, organisation of stroke care, and societal impact.


European Stroke Journal
September 2016; Vol. 1, No. 3, Articles

Rivaroxaban for secondary stroke prevention in patients with embolic strokes of undetermined source: Design of the NAVIGATE ESUS randomized trial

European recommendations on organisation of interventional care in acute stroke (EROICAS)

Review articles
Helicopter transportation in the era of thrombectomy: The next frontier for acute stroke treatment and research

The epidemiology of stroke in the Middle East

Original research articles
Gender and hormonal influences in reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome

Admission troponin-I predicts subsequent cardiac complications and mortality in acute stroke patients

The SITS-UTMOST: A registry-based prospective study in Europe investigating the impact of regulatory approval of intravenous Actilyse in the extended time window (3–4.5 h) in acute ischaemic stroke

Abnormal orthostatic blood pressure control among subjects with lacunar infarction

Ethnic variation in acute cerebrovascular disease: Analysis from the Qatar stroke registry