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Early risk of stroke after a transient ischemic attack in patients with internal carotid artery disease.

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BACKGROUND: Transient ischemic attacks (TIAs) often herald a stroke, but little is known about the acute natural history of TIAs. Our objective was to quantify the early risk of stroke after a TIA in patients with internal carotid artery disease. METHODS: Using patient data from the medical arm of the North American Symptomatic Carotid Endarterectomy Trial, we calculated the risk of ipsilateral stroke in the territory of the symptomatic internal carotid artery within 2 and 90 days after a fi...

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10.1503/cmaj.1030460

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
Stroke and Geratology
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
Stroke and Geratology
Role:
Author
Journal:
CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association medicale canadienne
Volume:
170
Issue:
7
Pages:
1105-1109
Publication date:
2004-03-01
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EISSN:
1488-2329
ISSN:
0820-3946
Source identifiers:
79142

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