INTERNATIONAL STROKE CONF. 2017 NEWSROOM

February 21, 2017

AHA ISC 17 LOGO (V)

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

*Go to ISC 2017 Daily News  

 

 ACCREDITED MEDIA ONLY Access to Embargoed ISC 2017 news materials will only be available on the ISC 2017 Password Protected Online Newsroom

PLEASE BOOKMARK THIS LINK: 

http://newsroom.heart.org/isc-2017-embargoed-newsroom

THIS SITE IS PASSWORD PROTECTED - Registering to attend the meeting does not grant you access to the password-protected newsroom.  Here's how to access or register for access:

  • Media who had access to the ISC 2016 password protected newsroom, please use your email address and same password to access the 2017 site.  If you have forgotten your password, please select “forgot password” and select a new one.
  • For media who have not applied or need password assistance, please click on the link above and click on the link on the right side of the page to register. It takes about 1 minute to fill out the form and applications are typically reviewed within two hours if submitted during business hours. 
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    • Acknowledge that you have read/will abide by the embargo policy (there is a box to click) before you hit submit. A confirmation email will be sent to those approved.
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NOTE:  This site is monitored.  Please do not share your access information as it will not allow multiple logins on the same account.  All media must have their own unique user name/password.  

 

LATE BREAKING NEWS PREVIEW:

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

HOURS OF OPERATIONS: 

  • 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

 

Daily News (added each day at embargo)

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Friday, February 24, 2017

 

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