We congratulate the first certified ESO Stroke Centre


Centro Hospitalar Vila Nova de Gaia / Espinho
Dr. Luis Veloso
Vila Nova de Gaia / Portugal


We congratulate the first certified ESO Stroke Unit


Metropolitan Hospital
Dr. Apostolos Safouris
Pireus / Greece

The aim of the Stroke Unit Committee is to lift and equalise care for patients in Europe who have suffered a stroke by the use of systematic and comprehensive audits of stroke units and stroke centres to improve patients┬┤ management and outcomes.

We are the ESO Stroke Unit and Stroke Centre Certification


We aim to improve the quality of patient care, we provide a benchmark and an objective assessment, we create a loyal, clinical team, we promote a culture of excellence, we facilitate the work, we strengthen the community

Be part of this important ESO Mission

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  • Enter your data

  • Submit your application


Receive official ESO certification as

ESO Stroke Unit


ESO Stroke Centre