7. Communication Problems after Stroke

  1. Nadina B. Lincoln1,
  2. Ian I. Kneebone2,
  3. Jamie A. B. Macniven3 and
  4. Reg C. Morris4

Published Online: 1 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119961307.ch7

Psychological Management of Stroke

Psychological Management of Stroke

How to Cite

Lincoln, N. B., Kneebone, I. I., Macniven, J. A. B. and Morris, R. C. (2011) Communication Problems after Stroke, in Psychological Management of Stroke, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119961307.ch7

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Nottingham, UK

  2. 2

    University of Surrey, UK

  3. 3

    Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, New Zealand

  4. 4

    Cardiff University, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 25 NOV 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470684276

Online ISBN: 9781119961307

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Keywords:

  • communication problems, after stroke;
  • major communication problems;
  • psychological implications;
  • dysarthria, dyspraxia of speech, disorders;
  • dysphagia, a disorder of swallowing;
  • classical model of aphasia syndromes;
  • conduction aphasia;
  • communication abilities assessment;
  • language measures;
  • communication problems, quality of life

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Aphasia

  • Assessment of communication abilities

  • Functional assessment

  • Language rehabilitation

  • Rehabilitation of reading and writing

  • Rehabilitation of dysarthria and dyspraxia

  • Psychological effects of communication problems

  • Conclusions