Life history of patients with transient ischemic attacks and essentially normal angiograms.

@article{Evans1987LifeHO,
  title={Life history of patients with transient ischemic attacks and essentially normal angiograms.},
  author={William E. Evans and John Patrick Hayes},
  journal={Journal of vascular surgery},
  year={1987},
  volume={6 6},
  pages={548-52}
}
Eighty-three patients, 43 women and 40 men, with hemispheric transient ischemic attacks (TIAs) and normal angiograms were studied. Fifty-two of the patients had a single episode of transient ischemia, whereas 31 had multiple episodes prompting initial evaluation. Follow-up ranging from 3 to 132 months was obtained for all patients. In this period, six patients suffered a cerebrovascular accident and five had further hemispheric TIAs. These results are in contrast to our earlier data, which… CONTINUE READING