Neuro Surveys | CNSF

Your opinion and experience makes a difference. Please consider taking some time to provide your input on any of the following surveys / studies that would apply to you and your profession.

These surveys are not created or endorsed by the CNSF. They are posted on behalf of our members and related specialties in an attempt to assist in research. *Surveys will automatically be removed in 3 months.

If you wish to share a survey with the CNSF Membership, please email with the following details;

  • ethics approval and rationale/protocol
  • plan for this data
  • faculty name overseeing this study
  • informed consent component, the name and contact of the PI, and the REB of record noted.

survey listing

Current practice of recurrent stroke prevention post-IVT/EVT

The survey intends to understand the practice of antiplatelet prescription after intravenous thrombolysis and/or thrombectomy.

Link to survey: 

This survey closes on June 30, 2024

Mahesh Kate, Associate Professor, Edmonton Stroke, University of Alberta

Posted June 7, 2024 

Use of a portable low-field MRI in multiple sclerosis (MS)

The main objectives of this survey are to:

  • Determine whether there is a need for increased access to MRI in remote communities for the diagnostic workup and monitoring of MS
  • Determine the technical standards for portable low-field MRI to be of clinical use in MS 

The results of this survey will guide MRI sequence development and validation studies using portable low-field MRI for MS lesion detection.

Link to survey:

Survey password: ubcmsmri

Posted June 10, 2024

Investigating first seizure referral and diagnostic processes in Canadian clinics (

The purpose of this survey from Queen's University, is to gather information about the referral and management processes used across Canada by first seizure clinics, or clinics who see first seizure patients, to understand the processes currently used and to potentially identify variations in care and any areas for improvement.

Link to survey:

Posted June 11, 2024