Disturbances of speech and language in patients aroused from long-term coma subsequent to traumatic brain injury.


Background. The purpose of this study was to characterize the speech and language disturbances seen in patients with traumatic brain injury aroused from long-term coma at the Rehabilitation Clinic of the Bydgoszcz Academy of Medicine. Material and methods. The research covered 94 patients (30 women, 64 men, average age 34.7). Speech and language… (More)