What is the global incidence of transient ischemic attack (TIA)?

Updated: Dec 03, 2018
  • Author: Ashish Nanda, MD; Chief Editor: Andrew K Chang, MD, MS  more...
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Internationally, the probability of a first TIA is around 0.42 per 1000 population in developed countries. [12] TIAs occur in about 150,000 patients per year in the United Kingdom. [3] The incidence likely mirrors that of stroke.


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