Aphasia and related neurogenic communication disorders / Ilias Papathanasiou, Patrick Coppens, Constantin Potagas.

Author
Papathanasiou, Ilias [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Burlington, MA : Jones & Bartlett Learning, c2013.
Description
xxiii, 505 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.

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Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Significant landmarks in the history of aphasia and its therapy -- Elements of neurology essential for understanding the aphasias -- Plasticity and recovery in aphasia -- Formal and informal assessment of aphasia -- Therapy approaches to aphasia -- Disorders of auditory comprehension -- Disorders of word production -- The acquired disorders of reading -- Written language and its impairments -- Disorders of sentence processing in aphasia -- Discourse and functional approaches to aphasia -- Quality-of-life approach to aphasia -- Living with aphasia : a client-centered approach -- Aphasia in multilingual populations -- Nature and assessment of right hemisphere disorders -- Treatment of right hemisphere disorders -- Traumatic brain injury in adults -- Dementia and related cognitive disorders -- Acquired apraxia of speech -- Dysarthria.
ISBN
  • 9780763771003 (pbk.)
  • 0763771007 (pbk.)
LCCN
2011029179
OCLC
741340069
RCP
C - S

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