Study of Admission Versus Discharge After Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)


Phase 1 Results N/A

Trial Description

Evaluate for difference in outcome between hospital admission versus discharge after recent TIA, and evaluate feasibility of a larger study.

Detailed Description

20 patients will be randomized within 24 hours of a TIA to be admitted to the hospital or discharged to home, and the investigator will compare outcomes, cost, and evaluate the feasibility of a larger study.



  • Hospital admission Behavioral
    ARM 1: Kind: Experimental
    Label: Admission
    Description: Admission

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Open Label
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Endpoint: Safety/Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment


Type Measure Time Frame Safety Issue
Primary modified Rankin Scale at one year.
Secondary Stroke and TIA incidence at one year, amount and cost of tests, adverse events.
Secondary Stroke and TIA incidence at one year 1 year