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WEBINARS
STRUCTURAL INTERVENTIONS - STROKE RISK REDUCTION, PFO CLOSURE

Watch webinars that focus on stroke risk reduction, including a series of webinars focusing on the importance of PFO Closure.

  • STRATEGIES IN STROKE PREVENTION FOR PATIENTS WITH A PFO

    David Tirschwell, MD
    Professor of Neurology
    UW Medicine Comprehensive Stroke Center At Harborview Medical Center – Seattle

    Karen Orjulea, MD
    Assistant Professor, University of Colorado
    Vascular Neurologist, Anschultz Medical Center

    Nicole Gonzales, MD
    Visiting Professor, Department of Neurology, University of Colorado
    Anschultz Medical Campus

  • STROKE PREVENTION UPDATE: A FOCUS ON PFO

    Jeffrey Saver, MD
    Professor and Associate Vice-Chair of Neurology, UCLA
    Director of the UCLA Comprehensive Stroke Center
    Los Angeles, CA

    Dr. Saver covers the recent practice advisory update published by the American Academy of Neurology on secondary stroke prevention and its recommendation of PFO Closure over medical management alone for the appropriately selected patients.

  • OPTIMIZING PFO MANAGEMENT: LESSONS FROM BRAIN-HEART TEAMS

    Nicole Gonzales, MD
    Professor of Neurology
    UT Health – The University of Texas
    Health Science Center of Houston

    Karen Orjuela, MD
    Assistant Professor, Neurology
    Associate Program Director, Neurohospitalist Fellowship
    University of Colorado

    The webinar features two vascular neurologists at different institutions sharing their approach to collaborating with cardiology to prevent a recurrent stroke in patients with a patent foramen ovale (PFO).

  • INDIVIDUALIZING PFO STROKE PREVENTION – “THE CLOT THICKENS” IN THE AGE OF COVID-19

    Dr. MingMing Ning
    Co-Director, Cardio-Neurology Division
    Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital
    Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School

    Dr. Ning shares her approach to personalizing treatment for stroke patients using PFO specific risk factors and provides an update in the age of COVID-19.

  • Asia Pacific Heart-Brain Summit – 2020

    Hans-Christoph Diener, MD
    Professor of Neurology Emeritus
    Medical Faculty of the University Duisburg-Essen
    Institute for Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology, Germany

    Thorsten Lewalter, MD
    Professor of Internal Medicine-Cardiology
    University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany

    Song Hai Qing, MD
    Chief Physician in the Department of Neurology
    Xuanwu Hospital, China

    Matthew Brooks, MD
    Interventional Cardiologist
    The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Australia

    Watch Abbott’s 2020 Asia Pacific Heart & Brain Summit where we work with a multi-disciplinary group of physicians to advance device-based stroke risk reduction therapies in Asia Pacific, with a focus on the latest clinical guidelines and clinical best practices.

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