Augmentative and Alternative Communication use and acceptance by adults with Traumatic Brain Injury

@article{Fager2006AugmentativeAA,
  title={Augmentative and Alternative Communication use and acceptance by adults with Traumatic Brain Injury},
  author={Susan Fager and Karen Hux and David R. Beukelman and Renee Karantounis},
  journal={Augmentative and Alternative Communication},
  year={2006},
  volume={22},
  pages={37 - 47}
}
The purpose of this study was to document augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) acceptance and use patterns of 25 adults with traumatic brain injuries (TBI) who used either high- or low-tech AAC devices or strategies at some point during their recovery. Specifically, the purposes were to (a) document acceptance of AAC system recommendations, (b) identify AAC use patterns by persons who accepted the recommendation and for whom AAC intervention was implemented, (c) identify AAC access… Expand
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