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Transient Ischemic Attacks

by Steven Levine

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Published by Blackwell Publishing Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Neurology & clinical neurophysiology,
  • Neurology - General,
  • Ischemic Attack, Transient,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Neurology,
  • Internal Medicine,
  • Cerebral ischemia,
  • Transient ischaemic attack.,
  • gtt

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSeemant Chaturvedi (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages480
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9473170M
    ISBN 101405120592
    ISBN 109781405120593

    Transient ischemic attack represents a medical emergency and warns of an impending stroke in roughly one-third of patients who experience it. The risk of stroke is highest in the first 48 hours.   To better understand transient ischemic attacks (TIA), all patients (1,) with TIA-like symptoms were identified at six participating institutions representing known variations in geography, referral patterns, and socioeconomic status. A total of patients were observed for a mean of Cited by:

    This book was born from the synthesis of the rapidly proliferating field of cerebrovascular disease research, excitement about effective new imaging and therapeutic strategies, and the need to timely educate clinicians about the changing playing field for a common, serious and expensive syndrome - transient ischemic attacks (TIA).Author: Seemant Chaturvedi, Vladimir Hachinski. transient ischemic attack. Wikipedia. Alternative forms. transient ischaemic attack (UK) Noun. transient ischemic attack (plural transient ischemic attacks) A temporary cessation or reduction of blood supply to part of the brain, resulting in brief neurologic dysfunction that usually persists for less than 24 hours.

    Transient ischaemic attacks (TIAs) and stroke are very common medical conditions. They are of major importance because of their potentially catastrophic consequences for the stroke sufferer and their family, and because of the severe associated economic burden associated with the consequences of strokes. Sometimes TIAs, and less often minor strokes, may be mistaken as manifestations of Author: Rolf Salvesen. Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA) Stroke is the leading cause of disability in the United States. The EvidenceCare Stroke TIA protocol consolidates information essential for providers evaluating patients with concern for transient ischemic attacks (TIAs).


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Transient Ischemic Attacks by Steven Levine Download PDF EPUB FB2

A transient ischemic attack has the same origins as that of an ischemic stroke, the most common type of stroke. In an ischemic stroke, a clot blocks the blood supply to part of your brain. In a transient ischemic attack, unlike a stroke, the blockage is brief, and there is no permanent damage.

This book was born from the synthesis of the rapidly proliferating field of cerebrovascular disease research, excitement about effective new imaging and therapeutic strategies, and the need to timely educate clinicians about the changing playing field for a common, serious and expensive syndrome - transient ischemic attacks (TIA)/5(4).

One serious effect is a problem called a transient ischemic attack, or TIA for short. When you have a TIA, the flow of blood to part of your brain gets cut off for a short time.

A Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA) is often called a mini-stroke, but it’s really a major warning. TIA is a temporary blockage of blood flow to the brain. Since it doesn’t cause permanent damage, it’s often ignored.

But this is a big mistake. TIAs may signal a full-blown stroke ahead. When you Transient Ischemic Attacks book notice symptoms, get help immediately. This book was born from the synthesis of the rapidly proliferating field of cerebrovascular disease research, excitement about effective new imaging and therapeutic strategies, and the need to timely educate clinicians about the changing playing field for a common, serious and expensive syndrome - transient ischemic attacks (TIA).

The second edition of Transient Ischemic Attack and Stroke covers the clinical background and management of the full clinical spectrum of cerebrovascular disease, from TIA to vascular dementia, in a compact, but evidence-based format making a comprehensive primer in stroke medicine.

Accurate Cited by: 7. This book was born from the synthesis of the rapidly proliferating field of cerebrovascular disease research, effective new imaging and therapeutic strategies, and the need to timely educate clinicians about the changing playing field for a common, serious and expensive syndrome.

STROKE & BRAIN DAMAGE book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. STROKE & BRAIN DAMAGE: Thrombi, Emboli, Transient Ischemic Attacks, /5(5). A transient ischemic attack (TIA) is a transient stroke that lasts only a few minutes.

It occurs when the blood supply to part of the brain is briefly interrupted. TIA symptoms, which usually occur suddenly, are similar to those of stroke but do not last as long. Most symptoms of a TIA disappear within an hour, although they may persist for up.

This book was born from the synthesis of the rapidly proliferating field of cerebrovascular disease research, excitement about effective new imaging and therapeutic strategies, and the need to timely educate clinicians about the changing playing field for a common, serious and expensive syndrome – transient ischemic attacks (TIA).

A transient ischemic attack (TIA) presents as a neurological problem similar to a mini stroke, but very fleeting in nature and with symptoms that revert completely back to normal within a 1 or 2 hour period, at the latest within 24 hours.

A transient ischaemic attack (TIA) or "mini stroke" is caused by a temporary disruption in the blood supply to part of the brain. The disruption in blood supply results in a lack of oxygen to the brain. This can cause sudden symptoms similar to a stroke, such as speech and visual disturbance, and numbness or weakness in the face, arms and legs.

A transient ischemic attack (TIA) is often referred to as mini-stroke and is a transient episode of brain dysfunction caused by ischemia, or loss of blood flow to the brain. TIAs and strokes cause similar symptoms such as paralysis, weakness, numbness, slurred speech, and mental confusion.

Harold P. Adams Jr., in Stroke (Sixth Edition), Systems to Forecast the Risk of Stroke among Patients with Transient Ischemic Attack.

Transient ischemic attacks (TIA) are considered as an important risk factor for ischemic stroke. Rather than being a true risk factor, a TIA is indeed an ischemic stroke that is clear, spontaneous and complete.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Transient ischemic attacks. New York: M. Dekker, © (OCoLC) Online version: Transient ischemic attacks.

Book Title. Evidence-Based Nursing Care for Stroke and Neurovascular Conditions. Additional Information. How to Cite. Massaro, L. () Transient Ischemic Attacks, in Evidence-Based Nursing Care for Stroke and Neurovascular Conditions (ed S.

Alexander), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., West Sussex, UK. doi: /ch2. LNC: MTHU, LA English: Attacks, Transient Ischemic, Ischemic Attack, Transient, Ischemic Attacks, Transient, Transient Ischemic Attack, Transient Ischemic Attacks, Attack, Transient Ischemic, TIA - Transient ischaem attack, TIA - Transient ischemic attack, Transient cerebral ischaemic attack, unspecified, Transient cerebral ischemic attack, unspecified, TRANSIENT.

Transient Ischemic Attacks is edited by two outstanding stroke neurologists, and most of the chapters are written by dedicated stroke neurologists. The target audience for this book is clearly the neurology community, and in particular, residents and fellows in training will most benefit from its purchase and reading it from cover to : Bruce A.

Perler. Shorten, Sara New approaches to stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation. British Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, Vol.

10, Issue. Sup6, p. Shorten, Sara Should patients with a suspected transient ischaemic attack be investigated as an emergency?.

British Journal of Neuroscience Cited by: 4. Johnston SC, Fayad PB, Gorelick PB, et al. Prevalence and knowledge of transient ischemic attack among US adults. Neurology. May 13;60(9) Giles MF, Flossman E, Rothwell PM. Patient behavior immediately after transient ischemic attack according to clinical characteristics, perception of the event, and predicted risk of stroke.

Focal, ischemic, cerebral neurologic deficits that last for 24 h (usually 1–2 h) Embolization is an important etiology and may explain why separate attacks may affect different parts of the territory supplied by the same vessel. Cardiac embolic sources.

Atrial fibrillation. Rheumatic mitral valve disease. Infective endocarditis. Atrial myxoma.From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Stehbens stump pressure subclavian artery Surg surgery surgical syndrome therapy thrombosis thrombotic thrombus TIA patients tion transient cerebral transient ischemic attacks treatment trial ulceration valve vascular disease. The book describes both medical and surgical management for carotid territory as well as vertebrobasilar transient ischemic attacks.

This book summarizes current knowledge regarding etiology, diagnosis, and treatment of transient ischemic : Robert G. Scribner.