A single consultation cerebrovascular disease clinic is cost effective in the management of transient ischaemic attack and minor stroke.

AIM We examined the cost effectiveness of a single consultation strategy to manage patients referred with TIA or stroke to our cerebrovascular disease (CVD) clinic, where all relevant investigations (blood tests, CT brain scan and carotid Dopplers) were obtained prior to the clinic appointment. DESIGN Retrospective study of patients referred to the CVD… CONTINUE READING