Published in Blood Weekly, November 8th, 1999
The updated transient ischemic attack (TIA) guidelines are aimed at helping physicians better treat patients who've had mini-strokes. A "mini-stroke" is actually a transient ischemic attack, which occurs when a blood clot briefly blocks an artery that supplies blood to the brain. The symptoms - which may last only a few minutes or several hours - include weakness or sudden...
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