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YSPR Editors: Diana Aguiar De Sousa and Else Charlotte Sandset

ESOC 2019: Rehabilitation Session

Thursday morning ESOC Rehabilitation Session The room was full for the scientific session on rehabilitation, despite the early hour and lack of coffee! My co-chair Prof Robin Lemmens and I were impressed by the quality of the research presented, and the diversity of...

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ESOC 2019 Session Report: Women and Stroke

ESOC 2019 Session: WOMEN AND STROKE The session started with Anita Arsovska from Macedonia who talked about specific risk factor for women. Key take away points from her presentation are listed below. Conventional risk factors in women 1) Atrial fibrillation is higher...

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ESOC 2019: Session Report: Rare Causes of Ischaemic Stroke

By: Derya ULUDUZ, Prof. M.D., Istanbul University, Cerrahpasa School of Medicine, Neurology Department. Istanbul, Turkey The Rare Causes of Ischemic Stroke session took place on 23 May at 16.30 chaired by Dr Derya Uludüz and Dr Zdravka Poljakovic. Prof Uluduz pointed...

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Interview with Francisco Moniche

A conversation with Francisco Moniche, stroke neurologists and researcher at Hospital Universitario Virgen del Rocío and one of the presenters at the Young Stroke Physicians and Researchers (YSPR) session at ESOC 2019, in Milan, Italy. Francisco Moniche presented a a...

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Controversies in Stroke I

Controversies in Stroke I By: Prof. Anita Arsovska, MD, PhD, University Clinic of Neurology, Medical Faculty, University "Ss Cyril and Methodius", Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia, FESO, FEAN, SAFE Board Member The 23rd of May started with a very exciting and...

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ESOC Report: Large Artery Disease

In the afternoon the Large Artery Disease and Treatment Scientific Communication session took place, chaired by Anita Arsovska (North Macedonia) and Mauro Silvestrini (Italy).We had an opportunity to hear interesting lectures presented by experienced speakers. Dr....

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ESOC Session Report: Stroke in the Young

The Thursday morning session ‘Stroke in the Young’ was a very educative and interesting session chaired by Julia Ferrari and by Mirjam R. Heldner. Anne-Mette Hvas was speaking about inherited and acquired thrombophilia, about lack of evidence for association between...

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Poster E-walk at ESOC 2019

By: Dr. G. Reale, ESO YSPR Committee In the futuristic and visionary 1982 movie “Tron”, a young Jeff Bridges was thrown in a virtual cyberspace where he was able to walk and talk with the avatars of the programs of his computer. In the ultra-modern frame of the...

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