We provide provincial leadership and planning for the Ontario Stroke System by measuring performance, partnering to achieve best practices, and creating innovations for stroke prevention, care, recovery and reintegration.
The Ontario Stroke Network is looking for people who have had a stroke or their family members to participate in telephone interview. This is your opportunity to contribute feedback and have your thoughts heard regarding stroke care in Ontario. A research group at St. Michael’s Hospital is conducting the evaluation.
The revised Acute Inpatient Stroke Care recommendations are published in the International Journal of Stroke this week and are part of the fifth edition of the Heart and Stroke Foundation Canadian Stroke Best Practice Recommendations.
The CPSR has produced a new video to answer common questions about stem cell therapy for stroke recovery. The video has been posted on the CPSR website. The video involves interviews with CPSR Scientific Director Dr. Dale Corbett, clinician-researcher Dr. Dar Dowlatshahi of The Ottawa Hospital and stem cell expert Dr. Duncan Stewart, who is CEO of the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute.