The Indian Stroke Association (ISA) has been pushing scientific research and
breakthroughs in the field of stroke and also relentlessly working to boost
community and physicians awareness about the importance of early identification
From the President's Desk
Dr. V. G. Pradeep Kumar
Dear Friend's and Colleagues,
I would like to thank all members of Indian Stroke Association for electing me to the post of President of this prestigious ogranisation.
Stroke,as we all know ,is one of the leading cause of mortality and morbidity across the world. Early recognition of its signs, initiation of treatment within the window period can reduce the burden in thrombolic stroke. Increasing awareness about this factor amongst the public and working to make facilities for primary treatment at the grass root level at an affordable cost should be our priority.KEEP READING
From the Secretary's Desk
Dr Arvind Sharma
Dear Friends and Colleagues,
Indian Stroke Association (ISA) has been a pioneer organization in advocating scientific research and advances in the field of stroke, apart from raising awareness in the community and amongst physicians for early detection and intervention. Keeping in view, the enormous burden of stroke in our country, high mortality and devastating disability that the disease often leaves behind, an integrated approach to tackle the disease involving all stakeholders is the need of the hour.
Recent evidence have linked stroke to the raging COVID-19 pandemic affecting all age group and importantly young population.KEEP READING