Thursday, July 03, 2008

An Update on Transient Ischemic Attacks



Healthcare professionals want the best outcomes for people who have had TIA. Achieving better outcomes includes being knowledgeable about the proposed definition of TIA and the aggressive work-up recommended. Patient and family members need to be knowledgeable about anticoagulant and antiplatelet agents, surgical procedures, and risks so that all can work together to prevent a recurring TIA and possible future stroke.CE Information

The print version of this journal was originally certified for CE credit, For accreditation details, please contact the publisher, American Association of Neuroscience Nurses (AANN) 4700 W. Lake Avenue, Glenview, IL 60025-1485.  Printer- Friendly Email ThisReprint Address

Janice Hinkle, PhD RN CNRN, Acute Stroke Programme, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, Level 7, John Radcliffe Hospital, Headington, Oxford, England OX3 9DU, or via e-mail at .

J Neurosci Nurs.  2005;37(5):243-248.  ©2005 American Association of Neuroscience Nurses
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