Clinical characteristics of cardioembolic transient ischemic attack: comparison with noncardioembolic transient ischemic attack.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Previous studies show that 6%-31% of transient ischemic attacks (TIA) were caused by cardiogenic cerebral embolism (cardioembolic TIA). As prompt initiation of therapy is essential in TIA to prevent subsequent strokes, determining their cause is important. In this study, we aim to determine the features of cardioembolic TIA and to compare them… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2014.04.005

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