Inter-University Centre Dubrovnik

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48 | 19th Summer Stroke School - Healthy Lifestyle And Prevention Of Stroke

Duration
04 Jun 2007 - 09 Jun 2007
Language
English
Status
REGULAR
Course directors:
Vida Demarin, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Roman Haberl, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Germany
Kurt Niederkorn, University of Graz, Austria
Tatjana Rundek, University of Miami, United States
Zlatko Trkanjec, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Course description:
The main aim of the tihs postgraduate course is the promotion of healthy lifestyle and prevention of stroke and to spread knowledge about epidemiology, pathophysiology, prevention,diagnosis, therapy and rehabilitation of stroke. Guidelines concerning changing of lifestyle to a healthier one will be discussed. Evaluation of current stroke diagnostic and treatment possibilities in different countries will be presented. Participants will analyze leading stroke risk factors and discuss possible differences in stroke risk factors incidence in their countries. Participants will present common practice in stroke prevention, diagnosis, treatment and tehabilitation in their countries enabling comparison of data from various countries. Recommendations for prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation will be presented. Every effort wll be made to change fatalistic and nihilistic approach to stroke.

Course lecturers:
Roman Haberl, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Germany
Zlatko Trkanjec, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Ana Czlonkowska, University of Warsaw, Poland
Vida Demarin, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Dragutin Kadojić, Klinički bolnički centar Osijek, Croatia
Kurt Niederkorn, University of Graz, Austria
Tatjana Rundek, University of Miami, United States