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A Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA), also known as a ministroke, is a temporary blockage of the blood supply to the brain caused by a blood clot and usually lasting ten minutes or less, during which dizziness, blurring of vision, numbness on one side of the body, and other symptoms of a stroke may occur. These discharge instructions can summarize medications prescribed, follow-up actions, and when you should return to the Emergency. (English) Black & White

Catalogue Number:
253847
Body Location:
  • Brain and Nerves
Diagnosis and Therapy:
  • Rehabilitation and Recovery
Disorders and Conditions:
  • Stroke
Keywords:
  • Brain,
  • Blood,
  • Discharge,
  • Instructions,
  • Stroke,
  • Attack,
  • TIA,
  • Blockage,
  • Mini,
  • Transient,
  • Ischemic
Demographic:
  • All
Program:
  • Emergency,
  • Critical Care
Format:
Factsheet
Revision Date:
December 01, 2006
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