Three discourse profiles of closed-head-injury speakers: theoretical and clinical implications.

@article{Hartley1992ThreeDP,
  title={Three discourse profiles of closed-head-injury speakers: theoretical and clinical implications.},
  author={Laurel Hartley and Peder J Jensen},
  journal={Brain injury},
  year={1992},
  volume={6 3},
  pages={271-81}
}
This study examined the variation in narrative discourse production noted in an earlier report of 11 closed-head-injury (CHI) patients and 21 normal speakers. Measures of productivity (fluency), content, and cohesion for two narratives (one elicited visually and the other auditorily) were analysed for each CHI speaker. Three distinct discourse profiles… CONTINUE READING