transient ischemic attack

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brief episode in which the brain gets insufficient blood supply


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2] score predicts patients most likely to have true transient ischemic attack.
Referring Physician Date & Time PAGE 3 TRANSIENT ISCHEMIC ATTACK (TIA) AND MINOR STROKE CENTER PATIENT INFORMATION To our Patient: You have been diagnosed with a Transient Ischemic Attack ("TIA").
Diffusion-weighted imaging and diagnosis of transient ischemic attack," Annals of Neurology, vol.
The statement, "Guidelines for the Prevention of Stroke in Patients with Stroke and Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)," is published in the American Heart Association journal Stroke.
The pa- tient did not suffer from transient ischemic attack or seizures for six months after surgery.
A transient ischemic attack may be a sign that a stroke is about to happen, but it appears that wasn't the case with Muniz's mini-stroke.
He said: "The fact that every year over 150,000 people in the UK have a stroke or transient ischemic attack - that's one person every five minutes - is astonishing.
Stroke team members will also discuss the hospital's new Transient Ischemic Attack clinic, which offers mini-stroke sufferers easy and rapid access to potentially life-saving treatment.
The UK-wide audit found only a fraction of patients who suffered a transient ischemic attack (TIA) in Wales underwent surgery to prevent them suffering a potentially fatal stroke.
stroke or transient ischemic attack than does body mass index, based on a German study of more than 1,100 individuals.
The study also found that people taking ginkgo biloba were more likely to have a stroke or transient ischemic attack, or mini stroke.
Transient ischemic attack and stroke associated with sildenafil (Viagra) use.
A TRANSIENT ischemic attack (TIA) is an injury to the brain caused by a temporary interruption in its blood supply.
Stroke Prevention Survey Please answer the following questions if you or an immediate family member had a stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA)--also called a mini-stroke.
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