Determinants of Living Well With Aphasia in the First Year Poststroke: A Prospective Cohort Study.

@article{Worrall2017DeterminantsOL,
  title={Determinants of Living Well With Aphasia in the First Year Poststroke: A Prospective Cohort Study.},
  author={Linda E Worrall and Kyla Hudson and Asaduzzaman Khan and Brooke Ryan and Nina N Simmons-Mackie},
  journal={Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation},
  year={2017},
  volume={98 2},
  pages={235-240}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine factors that contribute to living well with aphasia in the first 12 months poststroke. DESIGN Prospective longitudinal cohort study. SETTING Hospitalized care, ambulatory care, and general community. PARTICIPANTS A referred sample of people (N=58) with a first incidence of aphasia after stroke was assessed at 3, 6, 9, and 12 months postonset. Participants were recruited through speech-language pathologists in 2 capital cities in Australia. Presence of aphasia was… CONTINUE READING