Industry Supported Session

Industry Supported Session

June 29th 13:00 – 14:00  

Lunch Symposium, supported by Abbott

PFO Closure for Stroke Risk Reduction: Collaborative Decision-Making between Neurology and Cardiology 

13:00 – 13:05 Intro & Objectives  (Jeffrey Saver, USA)

13:05 – 13:25 Neurologist Partner Perspective – RCTs, Diagnosis of Ischemic Stroke of Unknown Mechanism, and Collaborative Decision-Making (Jeffrey Saver, USA)

13:25 – 13:45 Cardiologist Partner Perspective – Diagnosis of PFO, PFO Closure Procedure Safety and Efficacy, and Collaborative Decision-Making  (Richard Smalling, USA)

13:45 – 13:50 Conclusions (Richard Smalling, USA)

13:50 – 14:00 Q&A