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Transient ischemic attacks offer a critical window for preventive measures

Susan London   |   Clinical Summary   |   14 October 2022
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Takeaway

  • About 23% of patients having a transient ischemic attack (TIA) or minor stroke were disabled or had died at 5 years, and 4% had experienced a disabling or fatal stroke.
  • Several of the risk factors for these outcomes were modifiable.

Why this matters

  • TIA and minor stroke offer a...

          

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