Transient ischaemic attack (TIA)

Resource type: Information leaflet

Publication type: Publication

September 2017
Resource type

transient ischaemic attack or TIA (also known as a mini-stroke) is the same as a stroke, except that the symptoms last for a short time.  If you or someone you know has had a TIA, this guide explains what the symptoms are, what you should do when you have them and how a TIA is diagnosed and treated.

Document date

Next review due
September 2019