Patients with ischemic stroke, cerebral transient ischemic attacks (TIAs), retinal artery occlusion (RAO), and amaurosis fugax are thought to have similar risk factors and underlying vascular disease. However, if risk factors are different in patients with eye compared with brain symptoms and in those whose symptoms last 24 hours (prolonged), more focused prevention strategies are possible in the future.
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation|
|Publication status||Published - 2002|