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TIA

 

TIA

Abbreviation for transient ischemic attack.

TIA

transient ischemic attack.

TIA

abbr.
transient ischemic attack

TIA

abbreviation for transient ischemic attack.

TIA

Abbreviation for:
temporary injury allowance 
thrombosis-inducing activity
total intestinal aganglionosis
trabecular iris angle
transient ischaemic attack 
trypsin inhibitor activity
tumour-induced angiogenesis

TIA

Abbreviation for transient ischemic attack.

Transient ischemic attack (TIA)

A brief interruption of the blood supply to part of the brain that causes a temporary impairment of vision, speech, or movement. Usually, the episode lasts for just a few moments, but it may be a warning sign for a full-scale stroke.
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transient ischaemic attack

; TIA sudden interruption in arterial blood flow to brain (lasting only seconds/moments) causing temporary loss of consciousness; normally followed by complete recovery; an important marker of cerebrovascular disease, with risk of stroke (cerebrovascular accident)

TIA

Abbreviation for transient ischemic attack.
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Interestingly, this elevated risk was most pronounced in TIA patients younger than 60 years old.
Prompt management of TIAs is considered imperative, since a third of TIA patients will go on to have a stroke.
You then may undergo another evaluation--including a carotid ultrasound, an imaging test of the two main arteries supplying blood to the brain--to determine what caused the TIA.
The Conference at TIA 2011 received enthusiastic evaluations.
Although the MSTF meeting is not open to the public, some of its speakers and attendees will participate in various panels of the M2M track of TIA 2011 and will be able to address the current status of this exploding market, the manifold opportunities of the technology, and share the progress made in the area of standardization.
The TIA Digital Marketplace, the virtual platform supporting the event, will showcase new video content and begin a virtual exhibition tomorrow to preview the event.
We are delighted to welcome Chairman Genachowski and Senator Hutchison to our terrific lineup of speakers for TIA 2011," said TIA President Grant Seiffert.
TIA 2011: Inside the Network is the first event of its kind for the ICT industry and includes both live and virtual participants from around the world.
Earlier this month TIA announced that AT&T Chairman and CEO Randall Stephenson will deliver the opening keynote address.