Acute stroke: evidence for interventional treatment. How to build a 24/7 programme

Chairpersons: Ö. Göktekin, L.N. Hopkins

Learning Objectives

  • To understand what is the evidence for interventional treatment of stroke
  • To understand/get a clearer picture of what is required for a comprehensive stroke treatment centre
  • To understand strategy planning and procedural steps for cardiologists
  • To understand how to plan to start a 24/7

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Session objectives
  • Update on randomised controlled trials of intracranial clot removal for stroke: imaging, patients selection and future perspectives
  • Case demonstration
  • Defining the stroke pathway and its components: a mandate for cardiologists to treat stroke?
  • Set-up of an organisation within a hospital to treat an acute stroke