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Innovations in the treatment of stroke gather specialists from 7 countries


The Seventh National Congress with International Participation, organised by the Bulgarian Association of Neurosonology and Cerebral Hemodynamics with the support of the Military Medical Academy (MMA), will be held in the Park Hotel Moskva - Sofia between 1st and 3rd October 2021.

The forum is held in cooperation with the Group of Neurosonology of the World Federation of Neurology, the initiative "Women in the fight against stroke" at the World Stroke Organisation, the National Sports Academy "Vasil Levski", the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences and Arts and the Bulgarian Association for Development and the Bulgarian association of the mountain municipalities in the Republic of Bulgaria.

Traditionally, the congress is multidisciplinary and integrates the interests of different specialists in the field of medicine. There are more than 120 registered delegates from Bulgaria, Italy, Portugal, Serbia, the Republic of North Macedonia, Turkey, Croatia and Switzerland, students majoring in medicine, nursing, kinesitherapy, medical rehabilitation and occupational therapy from various Bulgarian medical universities, the National Sports Vasil Levski Academy and universities in Northern Macedonia.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, foreign participation will again be remote in the form of a Webinar.

For the first time, the forum focuses on women's health issues with an emphasis on risk factors, diagnosis and treatment of stroke and its primary and secondary prevention. In a separate session, current problems of the neurorehabilitation in various diseases of the nervous system will be discussed. Traditionally, an interdisciplinary symposium "Innovations in Medicine" will be held, which will present innovations in neurooncology, neuropharmacology and neurorehabilitation. The lectures will be presented by leading Bulgarian and foreign experts. The congress is accompanied by a practical seminar on neurosonology and endovascular therapy with a demonstration of clinical cases.

The new edition of "Textbook of Nervous Diseases. Clinical Neurology ”with the participation of 34 authors from different fields of medicine will be presented during the congress.

For the fourth time, the Neurosonologist of the Year award for contributions to the ultrasound diagnosis of the nervous system will be presented at a solemn ceremony.

The congress is accompanied by an exhibition entitled "Art Therapy" - works by patients with neurological diseases and the elderly.

Source: https://vma.bg/newsitem.html?action=news&newsid=1370


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