Transient Ischaemic Attack 

A Transient Ischaemic Attack or TIA has similar symptoms to a stroke but these pass quickly. The symptoms may be present for a few minutes or a number of hours and then completely disappear. This is because the interruption to the blood supply to the brain is only temporary.

Anyone who thinks that they have experienced a TIA should call the emergency services or consult their GP urgently, as it can be a warning sign of a more major stroke to come.

Note: Bristol After Stroke is not qualified to give medical advice on your TIA, stroke or medication. Any concerns of this nature should be taken up with your GP/Consultant.

Bristol After Stroke is registered in England and Wales under Charity Company Number: 11841993 and Charity Number: 1182124 at The Gatehouse Centre, Hareclive Road, Hartcliffe, Bristol, BS13 9JN. We use cookies to improve your experience using this website.
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