Transient Ischaemic Attack (TIA)

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UK sources of information and / or support

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Patient UK

Has a leaflet on Transient Ischaemic Attack.

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Transient Ischaemic Attack

Factsheets and information leaflets provided by the Stroke Association.

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Transient Ischaemic Attack

Information from the Circulation Foundation.

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Carotid Endarterectomy

Information from the Circulation Foundation.

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Chest, Heart and Stroke Scotland

Provide an Adviceline service for people in Scotland. Their website also has various booklets, audio tapes, videos and factsheets - including a booklet and audiotape on TIA.

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Transient Ischaemic Attack (TIA) & Stroke: Self Help and Health Education

Information from Cambridge University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

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Transient Ischaemic Attack (TIA) or Mini-Stroke

Information from Cambridge University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

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Transient Ischaemic Attack

Information from the British Brain and Spine Foundation.

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BodyTalk

Website with audio tapes which you can hear online. Doctor Hilary Jones explains a wide range of medical conditions, including TIA, in easy to understand terms. You can hear Hilary explaining the condition to you, and because it is broken down into shorter sections, you can listen again to any part you didn't quite understand.

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Care after Stroke or Transient Ischaemic Attack (patient booklet)

Information from the Royal College of Physicians.

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Medicine Guide for Transient ischaemic attacks

Information from emc Medicine Guides.

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Transient Ischaemic Attack

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.

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Transient Ischaemic Attack (TIA)

Information from BUPA.


Further sources / more detailed information

Some non-UK sites

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More detailed medical information

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