Report

Brain health: time matters in multiple sclerosis presents consensus recommendations on diagnosis, therapeutic strategies and improving access to treatment in MS. Its core recommendation is that the goal of treating MS should be to preserve tissue in the central nervous system and maximize lifelong brain health by reducing disease activity. The report calls for major policy changes aimed at achieving the best possible outcomes for people with MS and those who care for them.

Brain health: time matters in multiple sclerosis was developed by an international multidisciplinary group of experts under the chairmanship of Professor Gavin Giovannoni and has been endorsed by a number of professional associations and advocacy groups.

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Why time matters

Learn about the latest advances in understanding MS

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Executive summary

Find out about the vision behind the report and campaign – in a nutshell

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Policy recommendations

Read the consensus recommendations from the report

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Endorsements

The organizations listed below endorse the recommendations made in Brain health: time matters in multiple sclerosis.

Accelerated Cure project
ACTRIMS
MS Australia
MS Research Australia
BCTRIMS
CMSC
European Brain Council
ECTRIMS
EMSP
International Society of Neuroimmunulogy
IOMSN
MS Ireland
LACTRIMS
MENACTRIMS
MEXCTRIMS
Multiple Sclerosis International Federation
Multiple Sclerosis Society
Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada
Multiple Sclerosis Society of Norway [Multippel Sklerose Forbundet]
Multiple Sclerosis Spain
Multiple Sclerosis Trust
National MS Society
Neuro Sweden
PACTRIMS
RIMS
RUCTRIMS
SFSEP
Shift.MS
The Work Foundation
Unie Roska