Neuropsychological evaluation in transient ischaemic attack and minor stroke

M. G. Sinatra, R. Boeri, F. Del Ton, M. Fornari, M. Musicco, F. Girotti

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Abstract

Two groups of patients with transient ischaemic attack and minor stroke without detectable haemodynamic stenotic lesions were evaluated by neuropsychological tests and compared with a control group. The mean values of the scores adjusted for age and educational background demonstrated that (a) the patients with transient ischaemic attack did not have a worse performance than normal subjects in any of the tests, (b) the patients with minor stroke had a worse performance than normals, particularly in Rey's figure-copying test (P

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)194-197
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Neurology
Volume231
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 1984

Keywords

  • Cerebrovascular disease
  • Neuropsychological evaluation
  • Stroke minor
  • Transient ischaemic attack

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurology

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