Description

Here is the completely updated, third edition of the classic text on aphasia, covering key developments in treating language disruptions caused by stroke and other types of brain damage or trauma. From the latest neurobiological aspects, to social and group models of intervention and rehabilitation, this book is all-inclusive. The text begins with the primary types of aphasia and goes on to cover pathophysiology, nature and differentiating features, evaluation, and treatment principles.


Key Features:-

  • Neurobiological aspects of aphasia?one of the most pressing topics in rehabilitation science today
  • Significant advances in understanding the processes of the human frontal cerebral lobes
  • A new evidence-based section on naming and word retrieval problems, a pervasive problem in aphasia p
  • Expanded chapters on the foundations of aphasia and how this chronic condition affects quality of li
  • A list of technological and information resources from the Internet and other sources for clinicians

More Details about Aphasia and Related Neurogenic Language Disorders

General Information  
Author(s)LaPointe
PublisherThieme Medical Publishers
Edition3
ISBN9781588902269
Pages274
BindingHardcover
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2004