TRANSIENT ISCHAEMIC ATTACK (TIA) (Guideline 9.2.2)

Carol Carey

TRANSIENT ISCHAEMIC ATTACK (TIA)
A brief episode of cerebral ischaemia usually characterized by temporary blurring of vision, slurring of speech, numbness, paralysis or syncope, and that is predictive of a serious stroke. (RI) Also called a mini-stroke.

ANZCOR Guideline 9.2.2 - Stroke (0.2 MiB)