The President of SAFE on Serbian TV: Try and fight this terrible illness

The President of SAFE on Serbian TV: Try and fight this terrible illness

On the morning of 9th September 2016, the President of SAFE, Jon Barrick made an appearance on Serbian national TV as the main guest of the Morning show. The topics discussed were all related to stroke, its prevention, treatment and rehabilitation across Europe, as...

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New oral anticoagulants, stroke and arrhythmia: Life or Death

New oral anticoagulants, stroke and arrhythmia: Life or Death

The new oral anticoagulants provide the same stroke prevention as warfarin but cause less intracranial bleeding, reports an observational study in more than 43,000 patients presented at ESC Congress 2016 by Dr Laila Staerk, a research fellow at Herlev and Gentofte...

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New oral anticoagulants, stroke and arrhythmia: Life or Death

World Stroke Organisation elected new Board members

The World Stroke Organisation (WSO) Board election 2016 is now closed. Stroke Alliance for Europe is proud to share the information that the president of our organisation Jon Barrick is among newly elected WSO Board members.

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New oral anticoagulants, stroke and arrhythmia: Life or Death

And now FASTER: Face, Arm, Speech, Time, Eyes, React

"FASTER -- Face, Arm, Speech, Time, Eyes, React -- may be a better acronym for the public campaign," said Prof. Ashok Handa, senior author of the British Journal of Surgery study. The study included 150 patients with a confirmed transient ischaemic attack or minor...

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Stroke Action Plan for Europe