Following the publication of EPF’s Transparency Guidelines, European Patients Forum would like to invite you to join a webinar to discuss transparent advocacy in patient organisations. Health advocacy and lobbying is at the heart of the work of many patient...read more
Enough stroke! Enough NCDs! Are you joining in for the Week For Action on non-communicable diseases this September?
Death and illness caused by noncommunicable diseases bring suffering and heartache to millions of people worldwide every year – those who live with the diseases, as well as their families and friends. 70% of all deaths worldwide result from NCDs. In light of the...read more
Brussels, 31st August 2018 - The eLearning Module 4 of the Stroke Support Organisation Faculty Tool (SSOFT) is published today at the following address www.ssoft.info. In Module 4, using a combination of theory and practice, SSOFT demonstrates the impact of the...read more
The original information provided at Braincouncil.eu In July this year, European Brain Council launched a statement “Counting down to zero: Towards a future with underfunded health research?” which calls on the European Commission, the European Parliament and the...read more
Solitaire™ With the Intention For Thrombectomy Plus Intravenous t-PA Versus DIRECT Solitaire™ Stent-retriever Thrombectomy in Acute Anterior Circulation Stroke (SWIFT DIRECT) Background The SWIFT DIRECT trial investigates the emergency treatment of patients with an...read more
Swiss trial of decompressive craniectomy versus best medical treatment of spontaneous supratentorial intracerebral hemorrhage (SWITCH): a randomized controlled trial Background The SWITCH trial investigates the treatment of patients with spontaneous intracerebral...read more
Early versus Late initiation of direct oral Anticoagulants in post-ischaemic stroke patients with atrial fibrillatioN (ELAN) started with the recruitment in October 2017 with currently approximately 80 sites in Switzerland and European countries. This pragmatic...read more