Clinical features and carotid duplex sonography in patients with carotid transient ischemic attacks.

@article{Yu1995ClinicalFA,
  title={Clinical features and carotid duplex sonography in patients with carotid transient ischemic attacks.},
  author={J M Yu and S K Lin and Sang Jun Ryu},
  journal={Zhonghua yi xue za zhi = Chinese medical journal; Free China ed},
  year={1995},
  volume={56 5},
  pages={319-24}
}
BACKGROUND Transient ischemic attack (TIA) is recognized as a precursor of cerebral infarction. It is prompted by an embolism from extracranial carotid artery disease. However, extracranial carotid disease is less prevalent in Chinese patients. Non-invasive duplex sonography has been used for initial screening for extracranial carotid artery disease… CONTINUE READING