Outcome assessment in aphasia: a survey.

  title={Outcome assessment in aphasia: a survey.},
  author={N. Simmons-Mackie and T. Threats and A. Kagan},
  journal={Journal of communication disorders},
  volume={38 1},
  • N. Simmons-Mackie, T. Threats, A. Kagan
  • Published 2005
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of communication disorders
  • UNLABELLED There has been a marked increase in attention to the measurement of "outcomes" after speech-language intervention for adult aphasia. Consumers, speech-language pathologists (SLPs), and funding sources desire evidence of therapy outcomes that improve communication and enhance the quality of life for people with aphasia. While many assessment tools are available to measure outcomes after aphasia therapy, there is little information regarding the use of these tools in everyday practice… CONTINUE READING

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