Tag: World Stroke Organization

New Siemens-WSO partnership to tackle stroke’s “disastrous disease trajectory”

Siemens Healthineers and the World Stroke Organization (WSO) have announced a two-year partnership to develop the acute stroke workforce, and improve treatment and care...

Research, training and industry all key to better thrombectomy care in...

This advertorial is sponsored by Medtronic. Late last year, on 24 November, a decade’s work from a passionate group of physicians bore fruit, with the...

Stroke thrombectomy gains approval from Brazilian health ministry in “historical milestone”

A “historical milestone” for stroke patients in Brazil was achieved recently, with the country’s Ministry of Health (MOH) publishing Order 1.996/2023 on 24 November...

WSO predicts 50% more deaths unless “catastrophic” gaps in global stroke...

Between now and 2050—unless “urgent action is taken”—the number of people who die from stroke globally is estimated to increase by 50%, to 9.7...

World Stroke Day: WSO to launch new Stroke Certification initiative

On World Stroke Day (29 October 2022), the World Stroke Organization (WSO) has announced the launch of a new programme that aims to drive...

World Stroke Day 2021: Survey finds 65% of hospitals worldwide do...

On the eve of World Stroke Day (29 October), the World Stroke Organization (WSO) has called for urgent improvements to the treatment of stroke...