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Welcome to the website of the NSRG

This website provides relevant news about ongoing work of the Neurosonology Research Group of the World Federation of Neurology. It contains teaching programs, upcoming meetings, updates on literature and guidelines as well as fellowship offers. We aim to stimulate the communication within our members and to attract all those interested in neurosonology to join us.

Massimo Del Sette, M.D., Ph.D.
Chairman of the Neurosonology Research Group

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Teaching Course Kyoto 2017

Click here to download the slides and presentations.


10 Years of International Certification in Neurosonology NSRG, ESNCH

The aim: To certify theoretical knowledge at a teaching level and sufficient practical skill to perform the examination competently.

Further informations you find: here.


The Neurosonology Committee of Chinese Medical Doctor Association has been Established

Professor Xu Weihai elected as the first chirman

Further informations you find here.

NSRG and ESNCH Guidelines and Recommendations

Grading carotid stenosis using ultrasonic methods. von Reutern GM, Goertler MW, Bornstein NM, Del Sette M, Evans DH, Hetzel A, Kaps M, Perren F, Razumovky A, von Reutern M, Shiogai T, Titianova E, Traubner P, Venketasubramanian N, Wong LK, Yasaka M; Neurosonology Research Group of the World Federation of Neurology.
Stroke. 2012 Mar;43(3):916-21.
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CCSVI and MS: a statement from the European Society of neurosonology and cerebral hemodynamics. Baracchini C, Valdueza JM, Del Sette M, Baltgaile G, Bartels E, Bornstein NM, Klingelhoefer J, Molina C, Niederkorn K, Siebler M, Sturzenegger M, Ringelstein BE, Russell D, Csiba L.
J Neurol. 2012 Dec;259(12):2585-9


Consensus opinion on diagnosis of cerebral circulatory arrest using Dopplersonography: Task Force Group on cerebral death of the Neorosonology Research Group of the World Federation of Neurology.
Ducrocq X, Hassler W, Moritake K, Newell DW, von Reutrn GM, Shiogai T, Smith RR.
J Neurol Sci. 1998 Aug 14; 159(2):145-50.

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