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  • 1. Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)A TIA, or Transient Ischemic Attack, is a "mini-stroke" and should be taken very seriously. Learn why. ... Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA). ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/AboutStroke/TypesofStr ke/TIA/Transient-Ischemic-Attack-TIA_UCM_492003_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 2. Why Rush? TIA is an Emergency... Why Rush? TIA is an Emergency. Updated:Nov 22,2016. ... Find your nearest stroke certified hospital. TIA and Stroke: Medical Emergencies. ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/AboutStroke/TypesofStr ke/TIA/Why-Rush-TIA-is-an-Emergency_UCM_310729_Article.jsp

  • 3. Tia Timpson: Survives Stroke at 20, Walks 5K -- Go Red For ...Less than a year after her massive stroke at age 20, Tia Timpson was determined to get out of a wheelchair and walk a 5K race. ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/about-heart-disease/living-with-hear -disease/tia-timpson-survivor-of-stroke-at-20/

  • 4. TIA (Transient Ischemic Attack)A TIA, or Transient Ischemic Attack, is a "mini-stroke" and should be taken very seriously. Learn why. ... TIA (Transient Ischemic Attack). ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/WarningSigns/What-You- eed-to-Know-about-TIAs_UCM_310942_Article.jsp

  • 5. Stroke: New Definition of TIA and Telemedicine and Stroke ...... docName=UCM_423946,docStatus=RELEASED,dOutDate=null, docSSFileName=UCM_423946_Stroke-New-Definition-of-TIA-and- ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/ScienceNews/UCM_423946 Stroke-New-Definition-of-TIA-and-Telemedicine-and-Stroke-Systems-of-Care.jsp are.jsp

  • 6. Guidelines for the Prevention of Stroke in Patients With Stroke ...... xDisplayComments=. Science News. Science News Archive. Guidelines for the Prevention of Stroke in Patients With Stroke and TIA. ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/ScienceNews/UCM_463459 Guidelines-for-the-Prevention-of-Stroke-in-Patients-With-Stroke-and-TIA.jsp IA.jsp

  • 7. Uno de cada tres adultos estadounidenses ha experimentado ...... reportaron haber experimentado al menos una señal de advertencia de ataque o derrame cerebral, llamado ataque isquémico transitorio o TIA. ...

    newsroom.heart.org/news/uno-de-cada-tres-adultos-estadouni enses-ha-experimentado-una-senal-de-advertencia-de-ataque-o-derrame-cerebral-segun-la-american-stroke-association erebral-segun-la-american-stroke-association

  • 8. Irregular sleeping pattern may affect how teens eat | American ...... photo copyright Tia Brayman, Children's Hospital Colorado. Download (607.9 kB). ... photo copyright Tia Brayman, Children's Hospital Colorado. ...

    newsroom.heart.org/news/irregular-sleeping-pattern-may-aff ct-how-teens-eat

  • 9. Small Strokes Offer Big Info - Stroke Connection Magazine ...Getting a CT scan of the brain within 24 hours of a transient ischemic attack (TIA) or a non-disabling stroke can predict when patients will be at the ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2015/Small-S rokes-Offer-Big-Info/

  • 10. Managing Risk: A Roadmap for Avoiding Another Stroke ...Having a stroke or TIA increases your chances of another stroke by 3 percent after one month, up to 16 percent five years after stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2014/Managing- isk-A-Roadmap-for-Avoiding-Another-Stroke/



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