May 19, 2020

ESO-WSO 2020 invites you to watch the results of 5 large clinical trials in the field of stroke care from the comfort of your home.

The webinar was held on 13 May.

· EFFECTS Trial

Efficacy of Fluoxetine: A Randomized Controlled Trial in Stroke

Assoc. Prof. Erik Lundström (Sweden) Department of Neuroscience, Neurology, Uppsala University, Akademiska Sjukhuset, Uppsala, Sweden

· AFFINITY Trial

Assessment of Fluoxetine in Stroke Recovery: Results of a Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Randomised Trial

Prof. Graeme Hankey (Australia) Department of Neurology, Medical School, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, The University of Western Australia

· DIRECT-MT Trial

A Randomized Trial of Direct Endovascular Thrombectomy Versus Thrombectomy Preceded by Intravenous Alteplase in Acute Ischemic Stroke

Prof. Jianmin Liu (China) Changhai Hospital in Shanghai, Department of Neurosurgery, Cerebrovascular Centre, China

· BASICS Trial

The Basilar Artery International Collaboration Study: A Randomized Controlled Trial of Endovascular Therapy in Basilar Artery Occlusion

Dr Wouter Schonewille (Netherlands) Department of Neurology, St. Antonius Hospital, Nieuwegein, The Netherlands

· ASCOT Trial

The Effect of Randomisation to Atorvastatin or Placebo, and Amlodipine-based or Beta-blocker-based Regime on 20-year Incidence of Stroke or Dementia

Dr William Whiteley (UK) Senior Lecturer, CCBS, University of Edinburgh, Honorary Consultant Neurologist, NHS Lothian, Senior Clinical Fellow, NDPH, University of Oxford

Access is free and no pre-registration is required. Simply follow this link.