TIA and Minor Stroke


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Advisory Panel

Prof Richard McManus 
Professor of Primary Care Cardiovascular Research
Mr Graham McGuire 
SRN Lay Member                         
Prof Jonathan Mant 
Professor of Primary Care Research
Dr Matthew Giles 
Consultant Physician
Dr Pip Logan 
Associate Professor in Community Rehabilitation
Dr Daniel Lasserson
Clinical Lecturer
Prof Andrew Wilson
Professor of Primary Care Research
Dr Kathryn Griffith
Mr John Murray
SRN Lay Member

Thanks to all those who were interviewed; the researchers, consultants, nurses, GPs and support organisations who helped us recruit participants; and Dr Rachel Miller for help with the analysis of data. 

Supported by:
Oxford Biomedical Research Centre
The National School for Primary Care Research
NHS National Institute for Health Research
The views expressed are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the NHS, the NIHR or the Department of Health.


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