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TIA

abbr.
transient ischemic attack

TIA

abbreviation for
(Pathology) transient ischaemic attack; a stroke causing minor and temporary symptoms

TIA

transient ischemic attack.

TIA

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Noun1.TIA - brief episode in which the brain gets insufficient blood supply; symptoms depend on the site of the blockage
ischaemia, ischemia - local anemia in a given body part sometimes resulting from vasoconstriction or thrombosis or embolism
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TIA

TIA

abbr transient ischemic attack. V. attack.
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Based in Alexandria, VA, TIA is the premier organization for third-party logistics professionals doing business in North America.
TIA standards for HAC volume control are relied upon by millions of American hard-of-hearing consumers to ensure that wireline telephone systems allow them to maximize their experience when communicating by voice.
In this study, the risk of heart attack among TIA patients was about 1 percent per year, double that of people who had never had a TIA.
afforded the opportunity to meet the current and future space requirements of the toy industry," said David Rosenbloom, of Cushman & Wakefield, who represented TIA in its site selection, along with the firm's Robert Baraf, Jonathan Rosner and Murray Hill Properties' Tom Arbuckle.
Last fall, Congress voted to close down the program for good; a House Senate conference committee declared TIA "terminated.
The TIA plan, which was being developed and tested under the supervision of retired admiral John Poindexter, would have developed computer software that can scan vast public and private databases of commercial transactions and personal data around the world to provide advance warning of terrorist attacks.
Symptom duration is a key hallmark of a TIA that distinguishes it from a stroke.
TIA's Board Members are important influencers of the industry through their guidance of the association and the roles they play in their companies," said TIA President Grant Seiffert.
Another descendant of TIA is "Topsail," which "keeps alive TIA's core function of vacuum[ing] up as much US transactions information as possible, such as the purchase of plane tickets or, say, large amounts of fertilizer as a way of anticipating terror plots," wrote Newsweek's Michael Hirsh on February 8.
TIA is the national, non-profit organization representing all components of the $600 billion travel industry.
If TIA files are all text, one petabyte would contain enough room for almost 40 pages of information on each of the world's more than 6.
TIA Associate Vice President for Standards and Technology Herb Congdon gives an overview of the new standard in a video interview on TIA Now.