Transient Ischemic Attack

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Transient Ischemic Attack

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The terms "Transient Ischemic Attack" returned 327 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Cost-effectiveness of clopidogrel-aspirin versus aspirin alone for acute transient ischemic attack and minor stroke.
 

Author(s): Yuesong Pan, Anxin Wang, Gaifen Liu, Xingquan Zhao, Xia Meng, Kun Zhao, Liping Liu, Chunxue Wang, S Claiborne Johnston, Yilong Wang, Yongjun Wang,

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Treatment with the combination of clopidogrel and aspirin taken soon after a transient ischemic attack (TIA) or minor stroke was shown to reduce the 90-day risk of stroke in a large trial in China, but the cost-effectiveness is unknown. This study sought to estimate the cost-effectiveness ...

Last Updated: 6 Jun 2014

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Score for atrial fibrillation detection in acute stroke and transient ischemic attack patients in a Brazilian population: the acute stroke atrial fibrillation scoring system.
 

Author(s): Marcelo Marinho de Figueiredo, Ana Clara Tude Rodrigues, Monique Bueno Alves, Miguel Cendoroglo Neto, Gisele Sampaio Silva

Journal: Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2014 ;69(4):241-6.

 

Atrial fibrillation is a common arrhythmia that increases the risk of stroke by four- to five-fold. We aimed to establish a profile of patients with atrial fibrillation from a population of patients admitted with acute ischemic stroke or transient ischemic attack using clinical and ...

Last Updated: 9 Apr 2014

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Intravenous thrombolysis with rt-PA for acute ischemic stroke within 24h of a transient ischemic attack.
 

Author(s): Piotr Sobolewski, Waldemar Brola, Małgorzata Wiszniewska, Wiktor Szczuchniak, Małgorzata Fudala, Mariusz Domagalski, Monika Sledzińska-Dźwigał

Journal: J. Neurol. Sci.. 2014 May;340(1-2):44-9.

 

Intravenous thrombolysis (iv-thrombolysis) with the use of rt-PA in patients after recent transient ischemic attack (TIA) is an important clinical problem. The aim of the study was to assess the impact of TIA within 24h preceding acute ischemic stroke (AIS) on the safety and efficacy ...

Last Updated: 5 May 2014

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The terms "Transient Ischemic Attack" returned 23 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The effect of sleep disordered breathing on the outcome of stroke and transient ischemic attack: a systematic review.
 

Author(s): Johannes Birkbak, Alice J Clark, Naja Hulvej Rod

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The primary objective was to systematically review the literature on how sleep disordered breathing (SDB) affects recurrence and death among stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA) patients. A secondary objective was to evaluate how treatment of SDB with continuous positive airway ...

Last Updated: 15 Jan 2014

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Most important outcomes research papers on stroke and transient ischemic attack.
 

Author(s): Rachel Dreyer, Karthik Murugiah, Sudhakar V Nuti, Kumar Dharmarajan, Serene I Chen, Ruijun Chen, Brian Wayda, Isuru Ranasinghe

Journal: Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2014 Jan;7(1):191-204.

 

Last Updated: 22 Jan 2014

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Detection of atrial fibrillation after ischemic stroke or transient ischemic attack: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Amit Kishore, Andy Vail, Arshad Majid, Jesse Dawson, Kennedy R Lees, Pippa J Tyrrell, Craig J Smith

Journal: Stroke. 2014 Feb;45(2):520-6.

 

Atrial fibrillation (AF) confers a high risk of recurrent stroke, although detection methods and definitions of paroxysmal AF during screening vary. We therefore undertook a systematic review and meta-analysis to determine the frequency of newly detected AF using noninvasive or invasive ...

Last Updated: 28 Jan 2014

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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: 3 Dec 2014

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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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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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