United Kingdom Transient Ischaemic Attack Aspirin Trial "UK-TIA"

Completed

Phase N/A Results

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

Presumed TIA or minor ischemic stroke.

Exclusion Criteria

Less than 40 years of age, cerebrovascular event presenting > 3 months after onset, previous disabling major stroke, attacks due to something other than arterial thromboembolism, previous allergy or intolerance to aspirin, previous abnormal bleeding, alcoholism, chronic renal failure, peptic ulceration in previous 3 years, need for regular aspirin treatment or any other antihemostatic medication, prior aspirin therapy likely to confound trial analysis, myocardial infarction within previous 3 months, factors that might create difficulties with follow-up and/or compliance, severe intercurrent non-vascular disease.