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ICH-IVH Registry launching May 22

Thursday, May 16, 2019

SITS is very pleased to inform you that the new ICH-IVH Registry will be available to all users on May 22, 2019!

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MENA Stroke meeting, Dubai April 2019

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

SITS participated at the MENA stroke meeting in Dubai 26-27 April for a SITS session.

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SITS Report 2018

Monday, May 13, 2019

The SITS Report for 2018 is now available online!

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SITS (Safe Implementation of Treatments in Stroke) is a non-profit, research-driven, independent, international collaboration, with its base at the Karolinska Institute in Sweden. SITS is an initiative by the medical profession to provide safe implementation of stroke treatment in routine clinical practice. SITS vision is to reduce the global burden of stroke; by improving the stroke outcome, preventing recurrent stroke and find the best treatments. This will help the authorities to monitor new treatments and set new guidelines. This will also increase the quality of life for stroke patients and save lives.

International network

SITS provides an international network  for stroke professionals. The network and the registry benefit all key participants. This includes patients, researchers, participating clinics, nations, regions, regulatory bodies and pharmaceutical companies. The network currently consists of over 3000 stroke professionals in over 70 countries. By being a member of the network you have access to internationally renowned researchers and have the opportunity to be part of high-impact studies. Also regional networks strengthen research within their region.


SITS offers a world-leading platform for high quality stroke data from over 200 000 patients in over 1600 stroke centres. The platform is an internet-based interactive stroke registry, which serves as a tool for structured data entry and is an instrument for centres to compare their own treatment results with national and global performance. The registry is free to use and has several interactive data entry forms such as  IV ThrombolysisThrombectomyAtrial fibrillation, and General stroke registry.


SITS studies have generated more than fifty publications in international peer reviewed journals over the last years and many of these are in high impact journals, e.g. the Lancet, the Lancet Neurology, BMJ, Ann Neurology, Neurology and Stroke. These publications have had an impact on clinical practice such as extending time window for iv thrombolysis and iv thrombolysis for elderly 80 years.


Events are shown below. View all events here.

ESOC 2019 in Milan

SITS is attending ESOC 2019 in Milan 22-24 May 2019, you will find us in booth #18

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ESOC 2018 in Gothenburg

SITS is attending ESOC this year as well. Visit us in our booth 7B, next to ESO - we hope to see you there!

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Asia Pacific Stroke Conference 2017

SITS International participated in Asia Pacific Stroke Conference in Nanjing, APSC 2017. The congress was scheduled for 26 – 28 October 2017

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SITS Global Network

The SITS Network extends over the whole globe, with centres situated on all continents across over 70 countries.

To see more information on where we are, please go to the Network page.

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