Management of patients with stroke or TIA:
Assessment, investigation, immediate management and secondary prevention

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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[Guideline cover]REMIT OF THE GUIDELINE

This guideline provides recommendations based on current evidence for best practice in the management of patients with stroke or TIA.

The guideline follows the patient pathway from the onset of a suspected stroke

Guideline No. 108, ISBN 978 1 905813 40 7, December 2008

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A register of interest is not available for this guideline. In line with the SIGN Document Retention Schedule (24/07/2010), after publication of this guideline, hard copies of declarations of interest were held at the SIGN Executive offices for one year. The declarations of interest were then archived for a further three years before being destroyed along with other guideline related documents. This schedule has now been revised.
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