Adult Brain Plasticity Elicited by Anomia Treatment

  title={Adult Brain Plasticity Elicited by Anomia Treatment},
  author={Katri Cornelissen and Matti Laine and Antti Tarkiainen and Tiina Jrvensivu and Nadine Martin and Riitta Salmelin},
  journal={Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience},
We describe a study where a specific treatment method for word-finding difficulty (so-called contextual priming technique, which combines massive repetition priming with semantic priming) was applied with three chronic left hemisphere-damaged aphasics. Both before and after treatment, which focused on naming of a series of pictures, naming-related brain activity was measured by magnetoencephalography (MEG). Due to its excellent temporal resolution and good spatial resolution, we were able to… 
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