RE-SPECT ESUS: Optimizing Prevention of Embolic Stroke of Undetermined Source

RE-SPECT ESUS: Optimizing Prevention of Embolic Stroke of Undetermined Source

We would like to recommend to your attention a Round-Table discussion that held place at last year's WSC in Montreal, Canada. This Round Table Discussion reviews strategies for secondary prevention strategies in ESUS and the implications of the recent RE-SPECT ESUS...

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Long-term decline in stroke greater in older adults

Long-term decline in stroke greater in older adults

This article was first published on ScienceDaily.com Although the occurrence of first-ever ischemic stroke (strokes due to a blood clot that blocks a blood vessel in the brain) at middle age has been decreasing over time, researchers have found that the decline is not...

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Europe unites to throw a spotlight on public health

Europe unites to throw a spotlight on public health

More than 70 events in over 25 countries take place between 13 and 17 May in first ever European Public Health Week Ahead of Europe Day, the public health community in Europe prepares to unite. Between 13 and 17 May, more than 70 events across at least 25 countries...

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Same Stroke, Same Treatment?

Same Stroke, Same Treatment?

This article was first published on ESO website | Author: Giuseppe Reale, MD – ESO YSPR Committee Same stroke, same treatment and lower limb weakness, but forget about upper motor neurons! Sometimes it seems that stroke treatment is all about time, tissue and...

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Stroke Action Plan for Europe