“Brain – Heart axis”

December 5th 2020, 9h00-12h00
(virtual symposium)


8h55-9h00: Introduction

9h00-9h30: “Wearables or implantables for AF detection after stroke” Hein Heidbuchel (Universitair Ziekenhuis Antwerpen, Universiteit Antwerpen)

9h30-10h00: “How NOAC selection and reversal can help to protect our stroke patients” – Martin Grond (Kreisklinikum Siegen and University of Marburg)

10h00-10h30: “Indications for LAA closure” – Lucas Boersma (St Antonius Ziekenhuis, Utrecht and UMC Amsterdam)

10h30-10h45: BSC awards

10h45-11h15: “Patent foramen ovale in patients with otherwise cryptogenic stroke or TIA: to close or not to close?” – Guillaume Turc (Centre Hospitalier Sainte Anne, GHU Paris)

11h15-11h45: “Management of blood-pressure in acute stroke” – Nikola Sprigg (City Hospital Campus, Nottingham)

11h45-12h00: Varia and closure


Program endorsed by the European Stroke Organization.