Recent research has suggested that many people with MS have blockages in the veins that drain the brain (CCSVI) and that this problem is an important part of the MS disease process.
Dr. Bianca Weinstock-Guttman and Dr. Robert Zivadinov of the University of Buffalo are currently leading a major clinical trial to investigate CCSVI. They will present an overview of CCSVI and their preliminary results.
Friday, April 30th, Coast Plaza Hotel, Calgary, Canada
There is soon the big neurology meeting: American Academy of Neurology (AAN) Annual Meeting 2010. Toronto, 10–17 Apr 2010. [aan10a]
Invited Speaker Session
5 Poster Sessions:
Note: Saturday, Apr 10 7 pm ET on CTV The Liberation War. The fight between patients and the medical community over the MS treatment first revealed by W5 last November. CTV W5 Trailer (19s). (Or on Youtube). See full article.
A list of good sites or organizations which want more transparency in medicine and medical research. These websites contain many interesting informations and links.
The presentation of Prof. Dake, Stanford University is available as webcast. The presentation starts at 45' 30'', slide 356 and ends 1h04', slide 436.
Update 15.03.2010, Youtube snapshots are available: