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Clinical Aspects of Dysphasia by Martin L. Albert M. D., Harold Goodglass Ph. D., Nancy A. PDF

By Martin L. Albert M. D., Harold Goodglass Ph. D., Nancy A. Helm D. Sc., Alan B. Rubens M. D., Michael P. Alexander M. D. (auth.)

ISBN-10: 3709186056

ISBN-13: 9783709186053

ISBN-10: 3709186072

ISBN-13: 9783709186077

This quantity is one in a chain of monographs being issued lower than the overall name of "Disorders of Human Communication". each one monograph offers intimately with a selected element of vocal conversation and its issues, and is written through the world over distinct specialists. accordingly, the sequence will supply an authoritative resource of up to date medical and medical informa­ tion in relation to the full box of standard and irregular speech verbal exchange, and as such will be successful the sooner enormous paintings "Handbuch der Stimm­ und Sprachheilkunde" by way of R. Luchsinger and G. E. Arnold (last issued in 1970). This sequence will turn out worthy for clinicians, academics and learn staff in phoniatrics and logopaedics, phonetics and linguistics, speech pathology, otolaryngology, neurology and neurosurgery, psychology and psychiatry, paediatrics and audiology. numerous of the monographs may also be invaluable to voice and making a song lecturers, and to their students. G. E. Arnold, Jackson, pass over. F. Winckel, Berlin B. D. Wyke, London Preface Neurologists, neuropsychologists, speech pathologists and different clinicians who deal with dysphasic sufferers have usually complained that on hand books on dysphasia are usually parochially theoretical, and insufficiently directed in the direction of medical truth. those books give you the different types, labels, and theoretical speculations of 1 tuition or one other; yet dysphasic sufferers as frequently as now not don't healthy well right into a particular theoretical type. scientific styles of dysphasic syndromes of so much sufferers with dysphasia hardly ever conform absolutely to the photographs painted within the textbooks.

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Such tests are of little value for dysphasia. The dysphasic patients whose articulation is defective in free conversation (Broca's dysphasics) commonly do much better when given a single word for repetition. , over-aspirated or prolonged) delivery. On the other hand, the patients whose articulation is most facile (Wernicke's) may make grossly paraphasic substitutions, which must be counted as failures in a repetition task, causing the score to give a totally fallacious impression of articulatory ability.

Then the ... ", immediately aligning the objects in a new order. It is considerably easier for the patient to point in succession when the objects are displayed in position while they are being named, since he can mentally tag the sequence of locations. As a formal test, it is more convenient to make a set of cards with pictures of eight common objects. The cards used at the Boston Veterans Administration Hospital show a cat, lamp, clock, boat, fork, slice of bread, chair, and pen. Four cards are used with the objects in different positions on each card.

Does Friday come after Saturday? Does Friday come before Saturday? Directional prepositions: Place a coin (or similar small object) and a toy automobile before the patient and say: "Put the coin behind the car" "Put the coin under the car" "Put the coin in front of the car" "Put the coin to the right of (to the left of) the car". ) 38 Formal Language Evaluation c) The Assessment of Productive Speech The most important single procedure for the assessment of speech output is the sampling of free conversation and narrative speech, described earlier, which should have been done as the opening procedure in examination.

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