About this event

  • Date and time Tue 17 Nov 2020 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Clinical Neurosciences

Professor Adolfo Bronstein is a world authority on the research into vestibular function and disorders, his vast clinical experience will inform clinicians about the presentations of acute vertigo and how to tell the benign from when urgent action is needed. He will also talk about the difficulty of managing chronic vertigo, a tough area for many clinicians. 

This webinar will cover:

  • How to recognise when acute vertigo is a stroke
  • How to treat a stroke where vertigo is the core symptom 
  • How to manage patients with chronic problems with vertigo

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This webinar is a part of the RSM Clinical Neurosciences Section webinar series; Current and historical perspectives. The series will explore a variety of  neurological and neurosurgical themes. For a list of all upcoming Clinical Neurosciences events please visit the Clinical Neurosciences Section homepage.


Key speakers

Professor Adolfo Bronstein, MD, PhD

Consultant Neurologist, Professor of Clinical Neuro-otology, and Head of Neuro-otology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Brain Sciences, Imperial College London, UK



Disclaimer: All views expressed in this webinar are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM nor the speaker's organisations.

Special rates for difficult times 
The RSM wishes to offer healthcare professionals continued learning opportunities during the coronavirus pandemic. The RSM’s COVID-19 online events are available free of charge, while there will be small charges to register for other online education. These fees will enable the RSM to continue its programme of activities and will apply during the course of the pandemic. 

Registration for this webinar will close 2 hours prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted.

All webinars will be available for registered delegates for 30 days after on Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place. Please note that Professor Simon Shorvon's talk will not be recorded during this webinar and therefore not available for delegates watching via the on-demand link. 

This webinar will be recorded (except for Professor Simon Shorvon's talk) and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be  distributed  in future on various internet channels. 

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