PL-6.5 Get with the guidelines: Stroke prevention 2018
Wednesday November 28, 2018 from 15:15 to 15:45
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Theodore Wein, Canada has been granted the

Theodore Wein, Canada

Assistant Professor

Department of Neurology & Neurosurgery

McGill University


The Canadian Stroke Best Practice Recommendations for stroke prevention were updated at the end of 2017. Participants will receive a comprehensive review of these new guidelines through interactive case presentations. Come test your knowledge!


1. Realise the time frame that investigations should be done following minor stroke or TIA

2. Understand the role of dual antiplatelets following minor stroke or TIA

3. Be aware of the criteria required for Patent Foramen Ovale closure

4. Effectively manage lipids in the setting of ischemic stroke.

5. Understand the effect of delay to Cartoid endarterectomy and its clinical implications

Lectures by Theodore Wein

When Session Talk Title Room
13:00 - 16:30
Plenary - 6 Get with the guidelines: Stroke prevention 2018 Westmount/Outremont

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