The clinic is a one stop, multi-disciplinary, rapid access service for patients with transient ischaemic attack (TIA or mini-stroke)
The clinic provides secondary prevention to reduce the incidence of stroke and unnecessary acute hospital admissions.
Clinics are held 7 days a week at the Royal Cornwall Hospital in Truro.
They are staffed by a:
Referrals are triaged on receipt and if assessed as high risk, we aim to see the patient within 24-hours.
After the clinic, the stroke specialist nurse team will be informed of patient’s diagnosed with TIA or Stroke and will arrange a follow-up appointment either at home or in clinic according to the patient’s clinical needs.