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Timing of TIAs preceding stroke: time window for prevention is very short.

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BACKGROUND: Patients with TIA are at increased risk of ischemic stroke and require preventive treatment. However, clinical guidelines differ on how urgently patients should be assessed. OBJECTIVE: To determine the potential consequences of delays in investigation and treatment, the authors studied the timing of TIAs preceding ischemic stroke. METHODS: The authors studied patients who presented with a recent ischemic stroke and had a preceding TIA in two population-based studies (Oxford Vascu...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Engineering Science
Sub department:
Institute of Biomedical Engineering
Role:
Author
Journal:
Neurology More from this journal
Volume:
64
Issue:
5
Pages:
817-820
Publication date:
2005-03-01
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EISSN:
1526-632X
ISSN:
0028-3878
Language:
English
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pubs:119341
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uuid:d54b364e-2413-4b56-a3ad-6f618620ff5c
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pubs:119341
Source identifiers:
119341
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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