Validity of an eye-tracking method to index working memory in people with and without aphasia

  title={Validity of an eye-tracking method to index working memory in people with and without aphasia},
  author={Maria V. Ivanova and Brooke Hallowell},
  pages={556 - 578}
Background: Working memory (WM) is essential to auditory comprehension; thus understanding of the nature of WM is vital to research and clinical practice to support people with aphasia. A key challenge in assessing WM in people with aphasia is related to the myriad deficits prevalent in aphasia, including deficits in attention, hearing, vision, speech, and motor control of the limbs. Eye-tracking methods augur well for developing alternative WM tasks and measures in that they enable researchers… 
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