Transient Ischemic Attack: An Update

Transient Ischemic Attack: An Update

Fifteen to twenty percent of patients with a stroke report a previous Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA). Early identification and diagnosis of a TIA is an opportunity to reduce the risk of a debilitating stroke, especially in the first 48 hours.

This presentation includes the definition of a TIA, clinical presentation, differential diagnosis, management, and treatment including the ABCD2  Score and other promising therapies on the horizon.

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Angel Pulido, M.D.

Angel Pulido, MD

Angel Pulido, MD, is a board certified vascular neurologist. He received his medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, and completed his internship in Internal Medicine and residency in Neurology ...