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Professor W H van Zwam

Maastricht University Medical Centre (MUMC), Maastricht (Netherlands (The))

Prof. Dr. Wim H van Zwam is an experienced neurointerventional radiologist at the Maastricht University Medical Center, with a PhD in radiology and an MSc in Neurointerventional surgery. He was PI of the MACCA study on contrast enhanced MRA for cerebral aneurysms, co-PI of the MRCLEAN trial and is currently co-P.I. of the MRCLEAN_Late trial (https://www.mrclean-late.nl) and chairs the DSMBs of Philips’ WETRUST study and of the InExtremis trials. He is board member of the European Board of NeuroIntervention (EBNI), fellow of the European Stroke Organization and of ESC’s Council on Stroke. He published more than 200 peer reviewed papers, mainly on ischemic stroke, is a regular lecturer at the ECMINT and EXMINT courses as well as ESNR’s Course in Interventional Neuroradiology and ESO/ESNR/ESMINT Stroke Winterschool, and is reviewer and associate editor of several journals.

Integrating Thrombectomy New Evidence in Current Clinical Guidelines

Event: ESC Heart & Stroke 2023

Topic: Stroke

Session: 2023 Updates in Acute Stroke Management


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Event: ESC Congress 2022

Topic: Stroke

Session: Meet the Experts: saving the brain during acute ischaemic stroke


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