A study of syntactic processing in aphasia II: neurological aspects.

@article{Caplan2007ASO,
  title={A study of syntactic processing in aphasia II: neurological aspects.},
  author={David N. Caplan and Gloria Waters and David Kennedy and Nathanial Alpert and Nikos Makris and Gayle Dede and Jennifer Michaud and A. Varsha Reddy},
  journal={Brain and language},
  year={2007},
  volume={101 2},
  pages={151-77}
}
This paper presents the results of a study of the effects of left hemisphere strokes on syntactically-based comprehension in aphasic patients. We studied 42 patients with aphasia secondary to left hemisphere strokes and 25 control subjects for the ability to assign and interpret three syntactic structures (passives, object extracted relative clauses, and reflexive pronouns) in enactment, sentence-picture matching and grammaticality judgment tasks. We measured accuracy, RT and self-paced… CONTINUE READING