What is included in urgent management of suspected transient ischemic attack (TIA)?

Updated: Dec 03, 2018
  • Author: Ashish Nanda, MD; Chief Editor: Andrew K Chang, MD, MS  more...
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The following should be done urgently in patients with TIA [1, 3, 5, 6] :

  • Evaluation

  • Risk stratification (eg, with the California or ABCD score [1] )

  • Initiation of stroke prevention therapy


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