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ESC Council on Stroke

Upcoming Events

  • Saturday 31 August - Wednesday 04 September 2019 (5 Days)
    31/08/2019 00:00 04/09/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Congress 2019 together with World Congress of Cardiology European Society of Cardiology true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Society of Cardiology
  • Monday 28 October 2019 from 18:00 to 19:00 CET
    28/10/2019 18:00 28/10/2019 19:00 Europe/Paris Acute coronary syndrome and atrial fibrillation: triple or double anticoagulation therapy? Paris - France European Heart Rhythm Association DD/MM/YYYY
    European Heart Rhythm Association

    Join Prof. Robert F. Storey, Dr. Robert A. Byrne and Prof. Jan Steffel

    Free for everyone

  • Wednesday 13 November 2019 from 18:00 to 19:00 CET
    13/11/2019 18:00 13/11/2019 19:00 Europe/Paris Anticoagulation issues in the elderly and patients with chronic kidney disease and atrial fibrillation Paris - France European Heart Rhythm Association DD/MM/YYYY
    European Heart Rhythm Association

    Join Prof. Stefan H. Hohnloser, Prof. Rónán Collins and Prof. A. John Camm

    Free for everyone

  • Friday 24 - Saturday 25 January 2020 (2 Days)
    24/01/2020 00:00 25/01/2020 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Heart & Stroke 2020 Paris - France ESC Council on Stroke true DD/MM/YYYY
    ESC Council on Stroke
    Barcelona - Spain

ESC Heart & Stroke 2020

24-25 January 2020, Barcelona, Spain

This conference reaches out to all clinicians and scientists with a specific interest in the cardiovascular aspects of stroke.

Register your interest an receive more information when available.


The Council on Stroke offers its members free access to live Stroke webinars and webinars recordings.

Joint Sessions

Joint sessions with sister societies organised at major scientific conferences: 

Speakers from both bodies will provide a comprehensive approach to stroke prevention and therapy. 

ESC 365

The online library to view videos, slides, abstracts and reports from all ESC congresses family.

View the latest Stroke resources

Catheter-based therapy of Acute Stroke

Prof. Petr Widimsky reported on this session regarding catheter-based therapy of acute stroke.

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Feasibility and safety of direct catheter-based thrombectomy in the treatment of acute ischemic stroke. Prospective registry PRAGUE-16.

Presenter: Prof. Petr Widimsky

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