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Our vision is a world where people live free from the effects stroke. This vision drives our global effort to improve stroke prevention, treatment, rehabilitation and support.

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I'm a professional

Information, guidance and resources to support stroke clinicians and healthcare professionals.

 I'm a patient or carer

I'm a patient or carer

Information for patients and caregivers and resources for stroke support organizations

World Stroke Campaign

We campaign throughout the year to raise awareness of key issues in stroke prevention, treatment and recovery. Our tools and resources are designed to help members and stakeholders build stroke awareness and advocate for action on the things that matter most.

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#UpAgainAfterStroke

WSO Don't Be The One

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Education

The WSO is committed to providing members with access to educational material and resources, aimed at improving stroke care and reducing the global burden of stroke. These materials are available in various forms including webinars and other online resources, as well as teaching courses.

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International Journal of Stroke

WSO's flagship publication, IJS publishes high quality research articles, reviews and clinical trial protocols from around the world. IJS is part of our work to build a global stroke research community, 

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International Journal of Stroke
Advocacy toolkit

Advocacy toolkit

This toolkit will help you to advocate effectively for priority improvements to stroke care.

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Roadmap to delivering quality stroke care

Roadmap to delivering quality stroke care

The Roadmap supports organisations to make and monitor progress in delivering quality stroke services. It is a companion piece to the WSO Global Stroke Services Guideline.

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Stroke Riskometer™

Stroke Riskometer™

The Stroke Riskometer is a mobile app that helps you to calculate your risk of stroke and take action to reduce it.

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President's platform

World Stroke Organization Launches Strategy to Cut Stroke in Half

14 October 2019

On World Stroke Day Oct 29th, the World Stroke Organization has announced the launch of an ambitious global strategic framework that has the potential to cut global stroke incidence by half.

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Spotlight

European Stroke Organisation & World Stroke Organization

Conference 2020

Vienna, 12-15 May, 2020

Join the European Stroke Organisation and the World Stroke Organization for their jointly organised stroke conference in Vienna, 12-15 May 2020.

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News

SSO Spotlight article test

12 November 2019

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