The challenge of unintelligible speech following traumatic brain injury.

@article{McHenry1994TheCO,
  title={The challenge of unintelligible speech following traumatic brain injury.},
  author={Monica A. McHenry and Ross Wilson},
  journal={Brain injury},
  year={1994},
  volume={8 4},
  pages={363-75}
}
Management of unintelligible speech following traumatic brain injury is complex. In addition to multiple physiological system deficits, individuals typically present with complicating non-speech factors that impede their progress. The present case study illustrates the influence on outcome of impaired speech physiology, reduced cognitive abilities, pre-morbid personality characteristics, and psychosocial variables such as post-injury psychosis. Highlighted intervention strategies include… CONTINUE READING