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ESC Heart & Brain Workshop

19-20 January 2018, Prague, Czech Republic

The Council on Stroke organises its first educational workshop to bring together leading experts in the field of stroke and cardiologists, neurologists, radiologists, surgeons and other specialists to learn from each other.

The main ambition of this workshop is the multidisciplinary view – speakers will be neurologists, cardiologists, radiologists, neurosurgeons, epidemiologists, pharmacotherapists etc.

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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. 

Further joint sessions with partner societies are planned and will be announced here shortly.

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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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