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Patient behavior immediately after transient ischemic attack according to clinical characteristics, perception of the event, and predicted risk of stroke.

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BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Little research has been done on patients' behavior after transient ischemic attack (TIA). Recent data on the high early risk of stroke after TIA mean that emergency action after TIA is essential for effective secondary prevention. We therefore studied patients' behavior immediately after TIA according to their perceptions, clinical characteristics, and predicted stroke risk. METHODS: Consecutive patients with TIA participating in the Oxford Vascular Study or attendin...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Engineering Science
Sub department:
Institute of Biomedical Engineering
Role:
Author
Journal:
Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation
Volume:
37
Issue:
5
Pages:
1254-1260
Publication date:
2006-05-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1524-4628
ISSN:
0039-2499
Source identifiers:
119031
Language:
English
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pubs:119031
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uuid:6906cb4c-2e4a-4461-8a57-7902c6282724
Local pid:
pubs:119031
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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