New evidence for a cost-effective treatment option to help stroke sufferers speak again

New evidence for a cost-effective treatment option to help stroke sufferers speak again

Aphasia is a devastating condition that refers to a difficulty with speaking and understanding. Commonly occurring after stroke, aphasia has a profound impact on daily life and communication.

New research from Chief Investigator Lyndsey Nickels and Amanda Osborne (Royal Rehabilitation Centre Sydney) finds that a lower-cost version of Constraint Induced Aphasia Therapy can be effective for people with aphasia.

Content owner: Department of Cognitive Science Last updated: 05 Jun 2019 8:54am

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