Complementary and alternative medical approaches to treating adult neurogenic communication disorders: a review.

@article{Laures2004ComplementaryAA,
  title={Complementary and alternative medical approaches to treating adult neurogenic communication disorders: a review.},
  author={Jacqueline S Laures and Rebecca J. Shisler},
  journal={Disability and rehabilitation},
  year={2004},
  volume={26 6},
  pages={315-25}
}
PURPOSE This paper reviews studies investigating the effectiveness of treating adult neurogenic communication disorders with complementary and alternative medicines (CAM). CAM is gradually experiencing recognition as a viable treatment approach for a variety of disorders by practitioners and patients. Some patients are using CAM as an adjunct to traditional rehabilitation. Additionally, speech-language pathologists are increasingly using CAM in treating communication disorders. METHOD This… CONTINUE READING