Transient Ischemic Attack

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Transient Ischemic Attack

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The terms "Transient Ischemic Attack" returned 305 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The use of Cincinnati Prehospital Stroke Scale during telephone dispatch interview increases the accuracy in identifying stroke and transient ischemic attack symptoms.
 

Author(s): Assunta De Luca, Paolo Giorgi Rossi, Guido Francesco Villa,

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Timely and appropriate hospital treatment of acute cerebrovascular diseases (stroke and Transient Ischemic Attacks - TIA) improves patient outcomes. Emergency Medical Service (EMS) dispatchers who can identify cerebrovascular disease symptoms during telephone requests for emergency ...

Last Updated: 19 Dec 2013

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Screening for diabetes after stroke and transient ischemic attack.
 

Author(s): Walter N Kernan

Journal: Cerebrovasc. Dis.. 2013 ;36(4):290-1.

 

Last Updated: 19 Nov 2013

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Clopidogrel with aspirin in minor stroke or transient ischemic attack.
 

Author(s): Yilong Wang, S Claiborne Johnston, Yongjun Wang

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2013 Oct;369(14):1376-7.

 

Last Updated: 3 Oct 2013

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The terms "Transient Ischemic Attack" returned 21 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Association between clinical features and prognosis of patients with limb-shaking transient ischemic attack.
 

Author(s): Qing-Feng Ma, Qiang Huang, Qian Zhang, Chun-Qiu Fan, Xiu-Hai Guo, Jian Wu

Journal: Chin. Med. J.. 2013 Nov;126(22):4354-7.

 

This review aims to illustrate the relationship between clinical features and the prognosis of patients with limb-shaking transient ischemic attack (LS-TIA).

Last Updated: 18 Nov 2013

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Transient ischemic attack: omen and opportunity.
 

Author(s): Shruti Sonni, David E Thaler

Journal: Cleve Clin J Med. 2013 Sep;80(9):566-76.

 

A transient ischemic attack (TIA) is not a benign event; it is often the precursor of stroke. As such, every TIA deserves to be taken seriously, and patients who present with a TIA should be promptly evaluated and, if appropriate, started on stroke-preventive therapy.

Last Updated: 4 Sep 2013

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Cerebral microbleeds and recurrent stroke risk: systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective ischemic stroke and transient ischemic attack cohorts.
 

Author(s): Andreas Charidimou, Puneet Kakar, Zoe Fox, David J Werring

Journal: Stroke. 2013 Apr;44(4):995-1001.

 

To evaluate cerebral microbleeds (CMBs) and future stroke risk (including intracerebral hemorrhage [ICH]) in patients with ischemic stroke (IS) or transient ischemic attack. Materials and

Last Updated: 26 Mar 2013

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Early Detection Of Atrial Fibrillation In Patients With Transient Ischemic Attack
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Transient Ischemic Attack; Atrial Fibrillation

 

Last Updated: 13 Dec 2013

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Prognostic Value of Cardiac and Renal Markers in Ischemic Stroke and Transient Ischemic Attack
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Ischemic Stroke; Transient Ischemic Attack

 

Last Updated: 9 Apr 2009

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Cognitive Changes and Rehabilitation in People With Transient Ischemic Attack, Stroke, or Stroke Risk Factors
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Ischemic White Matter Disease; Transient Ischemic Attack; Mild Stroke; Stroke Risk

 

Last Updated: 24 Sep 2013

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