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Table 2 Cardiac findings in possible TIA patients (n = 109)

From: Short-term outcome of patients with possible transient ischemic attacks: a prospective study

Transthoracic Echocardiogram Myocardial abnormalities Left atrial enlargement (13) +
Segmental ventricular disease (5)
Global myocardial dysfunction (6) +
(n = 79 patients) Valvular abnormalities Aortic valve – severe stenosis (1)
ECG/Holter Arrythmias Atrial Fibrillation (2) *
(n = 109/27 patients) Conduction defect Right bundle branch block (1)
Left anterior fascicular block (1)
2nd AV block (2)
  1. Patients with vascular events during the follow-up with * myocardial infarction and sudden vascular death (1 patient) and + myocardial infarction (1 patient)