STROKE AND TIA












































  • Reference [14]
Risk of recurrent stroke after first-ever stroke
(N=2874, 1995 - 2004, United Kingdom)
Time since first-stroke Cumulative risk of stroke
1 year 7.1%
5 years 16.2%
10 years 24.5%
  • Patients were recruited from 2009 - 2011
  • 18% of patients had a history of previous stroke or TIA upon study entry
  • Reference [33,34]
Risk of recurrent stroke or TIA after minor stroke or TIA
(N=4789, 21 countries)
Time since minor stroke or TIA Cumulative risk of stroke or TIA
1 year 12%
5 years 16.8%


  • Data from a second study
  • Reference [15]
Risk of stroke after TIA
Time since TIA Cumulative risk of stroke
First 6 hours 1.2%
First 12 hours 2.1%
First 24 hours 5.1%
First 2 days 3.1%
First 7 days 5.2%