The Tezpur Stroke unit study presents an overcoming of all the grass root level problems to demonstrate a Physician run stroke unit model in a remote area with no neurologist.
Check out the WSA upcoming activities in June and make sure you don't miss any of it!
We are pleased to announce that the WSO President Prof. Marc Fisher received the prestigious Gold Heart Award, as a recognition for his dedication to post-stroke care.
Read the full results from the survey conducted by WSO–WHO–Lancet Neurology Commission on Stroke on the status of stroke services in LMICs compared to high-income countries.
To mark May Measurement Month and World Hypertension Day the World Stroke Organization hosted a joint panel event that highlighted the urgent need for progress on primary prevention and management of hypertension and stroke.
World Stroke Day on October 29th 2021 and 2022 will focus on improving awareness of stroke symptoms with an emotional campaign that aims to highlight what can be saved if we all know the signs of stroke. Learn more about the campaign today.
This year's World Health Assembly (WHA74) took place from the 24th to the 31st of May 2021 and was virtually hosted from Geneva. Learn more about WSO participation in the article.
Bo Norrving was elected as a new member of the NCD Alliance board of directors at their General Assembly on May 19th2021, for a two-year term. Bo Norrving was nominated for the board by the WSO.
Achieving our vision of a life free from stroke is a task that WSO cannot achieve alone. We are committed to building our partnerships at the global, regional and national level to scale up and deliver improvements in prevention, treatment and support to reduce the burden of stroke.