The rate and extent of improvement with therapy from the different types of aphasia in the first year after stroke

@article{Bakheit2007TheRA,
  title={The rate and extent of improvement with therapy from the different types of aphasia in the first year after stroke},
  author={A. Bakheit and S. Shaw and S. Carrington and S. Griffiths},
  journal={Clinical Rehabilitation},
  year={2007},
  volume={21},
  pages={941 - 949}
}
  • A. Bakheit, S. Shaw, +1 author S. Griffiths
  • Published 2007
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Clinical Rehabilitation
  • Objective: To examine the rate and extent of improvement from the different types of aphasia in the first year after stroke. Design: A prospective longitudinal study. Setting: A specialist stroke unit. Participants: Seventy-five aphasic patients with first-ever stroke. Intervention: The type of aphasia was classified according to the criteria of the Western Aphasia Battery. The Western Aphasia Battery aphasia quotient was used to measure the initial severity and the rate and extent of… CONTINUE READING
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