Predicting outcome after stroke: the role of aphasia

@article{Gialanella2011PredictingOA,
  title={Predicting outcome after stroke: the role of aphasia},
  author={Bernardo Gialanella and Maurizio Bertolinelli and Marianna Lissi and Paola Prometti},
  journal={Disability and Rehabilitation},
  year={2011},
  volume={33},
  pages={122 - 129}
}
  • Bernardo Gialanella, Maurizio Bertolinelli, +1 author Paola Prometti
  • Published 2011
  • Medicine
  • Disability and Rehabilitation
  • Objective. Very few studies have investigated the predictive value of functional outcome, social outcome and discharge destination in patients with cerebrovascular accident (CVA) with aphasia. The aim of this study was to verify whether aphasia is predictor for outcome in patients with stroke with aphasia. Methods. The study was carried out in 262 patients with primary diagnosis of CVA and aphasia, included over a 6-year period (2001–2007): 131 with and 131 without aphasia. Statistically… CONTINUE READING
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