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Transient ischaemic attacks: time to wake up
  1. Peter M Rothwell
  1. Correspondence to:
    Dr P M Rothwell
    University Department of Clinical Neurology, Radcliffe Infirmary, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HA, UK; peter.rothwell{at}


“The risk of stroke in the week after a transient ischaemic attack or minor stroke is high and relatively predictable. Emergency investigation and treatment are justified.”

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