This study presents the results of a clinical trial investigating whether apixaban, compared to aspirin, would be associated with reduced risk of stroke or systemic embolism, with a tolerably low risk of major bleeding.
Our Paper of the Month for November is a meta-analysis investigating the safety and efficacy of oral anticoagulation for prevention of major cardiovascular events in patients with atrial fibrillation and previous spontaneous intracranial haemorrhage.
Representatives of the European Society of Neuroradiology, the European Association of Neurosurgical Societies, and the EAN met at the ESNR Annual Meeting in September to discuss potential areas of cooperation.
Prof. Claudio Bassetti and Dr Marina Τüzün presented the design of the Burden of Sleep/Wake Disorders: Excessive Daytime Sleepiness and Insomnia project and the initial results of the pilot study currently taking place in Bern.
EAN President, Paul Boon, provides an update on recent and forthcoming events, including brain health activities in the US, the EAN Brain Health Summit on 16 November, and the National Neurological Societies Forum.