PRESTIGE-AF Stroke and Atrial Fibrillation Trial in Italy

PRESTIGE-AF Stroke and Atrial Fibrillation Trial in Italy

Professor Valeria Caso, stroke neurologist and former president of the European Stroke Organisation and Dr Fracesco Corea recently presented on the full operation of the clinical study with 15 participating centres in Italy.

This is part of the PRESTIGE-AF research project which is a European Union funded PRESTIGE-AF stroke research project to undertake a major clinical trial across Spain, Italy, France, the UK, Germany, and Austria. The trial is investigating recommended medication for stroke prevention in patients with atrial fibrillation.

The webinar is available here

Co-chair of the Life After Stroke webinar on 12 March announced

Co-chair of the Life After Stroke webinar on 12 March announced

We are delighted to introduce you to our new co-chair for the Life After Stroke Forum meeting on the 12 March 2021

Jurg Schwyter will be joining the opening webinar session, Life after stroke: priorities, challenges and ways forward, as co-chair. As a linguist, stroke survivor and aphasiac, Jurg wants to reach out about the impact of a stroke on language, communication and multilingualism.

Find out more about the session here: https://bit.ly/2NilTNl

Register for free here https://bit.ly/3cXlJFR

Programme for the 1st in our life after stroke series of webinars released

Programme for the 1st in our life after stroke series of webinars released

Life after stroke: priorities, challenges and ways forward on 12 March 2021 09.00-10.30 GMT

In this opening session we will hear from Bo Norrving (Sweden), Juliet Bouverie (UK), Liam Healy (Ireland) and Caterina Pistarini (Italy) on people’s experiences of the impact of stroke before and during the pandemic, and how healthcare and support services have adapted to meet the challenges of post-pandemic stroke care.

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