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Title Conduction aphasia / edited by Susan E. Kohn
Published Hillsdale, N.J. : L. Erlbaum, ©1992


Description 1 online resource (ix, 167 pages) : illustrations
Series Institute for Research in Behavioral Neuroscience Series
Institute for Research in Behavioral Neuroscience Series
Contents Cover; CONDUCTION APHASIA; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Chapter 1 Introduction: On the Notion of ""Aphasia Syndrome""; Chapter 2 Early Concepts of Conduction Aphasia; Chapter 3 Diagnosis of Conduction Aphasia; Chapter 4 CT Scan Lesion Sites Associated with Conduction Aphasia; Chapter 5 Phonological Production Deficits in Conduction Aphasia; Chapter 6 Issues Arising Regarding the Nature and Consequences of Reproduction Conduction Aphasia; Chapter 7 Conclusions: Toward a Working Definition of Conduction Aphasia; Author Index; Subject Index
Summary Over the past decade, questions about the clinical classification and experimental examination of aphasic patients have been raised. Growing doubts about the validity and reliability of standard clinical diagnoses have been responsible, in part, for the explosion of case studies in the neurolinguistic literature. In turn, rejection of classical aphasia diagnoses has made it difficult to synthesize much of this literature, and no alternative method for selecting and comparing aphasic patients has emerged. This volume was motivated by a desire to take a fresh look at the benefits that
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Subject Conduction aphasia.
Aphasia -- diagnosis
Aphasia, Conduction
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Conduction aphasia
Form Electronic book
Author Kohn, Susan E
LC no. 92018219
ISBN 9781134756704