February 21, 2017


International Stroke Conference 2017

Sessions Feb. 22–24 | Program At-A-Glance (PDF)

 Nursing Symposium & Pre-Conference Symposia (PDF) Feb. 21 

George R. Brown Convention Center | Houston, TX

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Among the late breaking science to be presented at the American Stroke Association’s ISC 2017:

  • Results of the largest nursing care interventional randomized trial, which investigated head positioning for accurate stroke care.
  • New techniques for mechanical clot removal
  • Efficacy and safety of drugs to prevent recurrent stroke
  • Results of the first randomized trial investigating emergency therapy to stop brain bleeding using CT angiography for patient selection
  •  Late Breaking Science Overview (Word doc)
  • AHA's Science News LB Videos/Info available at embargo 

On-Site News Media Center - Room 351 AB George R. Brown Convention Center Houston, TX Telephone: (713) 853-8406


  • Tuesday                       February 21                 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. CT (Media Registration)
  • Wednesday                 February 22                 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. CT
  • Thursday                     February 23                 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. CT
  • Friday                          February 24                 7 a.m. – 1 p.m. CT


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Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Friday, February 24, 2017


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