Transient ischemic attacks in rural and urban northern Portugal: incidence and short-term prognosis.

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BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE There are no community-based studies on the incidence of transient ischemic attacks (TIAs) in Portugal. This study was designed to determine TIA incidence and the risk of stroke occurrence in rural and urban populations in northern Portugal. METHODS All suspected first-ever TIAs occurring between October 1998 and September 2000 in… (More)

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@article{Correia2006TransientIA, title={Transient ischemic attacks in rural and urban northern Portugal: incidence and short-term prognosis.}, author={Manuel Correia and M{\'a}rio Rui Silva and Rui Magalh{\~a}es and Laura Guimar{\~a}es and Maria Carolina Torres da Silva}, journal={Stroke}, year={2006}, volume={37 1}, pages={50-5} }