fluent aphasia


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Related to fluent aphasia: Wernicke's aphasia, Progressive aphasia
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Synonyms for fluent aphasia

aphasia characterized by fluent but meaningless speech and severe impairment of the ability understand spoken or written words

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On the language rehabilitation of aphasia, the fluent aphasia treatment should focus on semantics and the nonfluent aphasia treatment should be focused on phonology.
In her book, Fluent Aphasia, Susan Edwards notes that fluent aphasics comprise approximately 80% of the patients seen in the University of Reading Clinic.
The relationship between comprehension and oral reading in progressive fluent aphasia. Neuropsychologia, 32, 299-316.
Semantic sementia -- progressive fluent aphasia with temporal lobe atrophy.
Fluent aphasia is marked by problems understanding language.
* Receptive aphasia (also called sensory aphasia, fluent aphasia, and Wernicke's aphasia) involves difficulty understanding spoken or written language.
Data from other populations indicate that the disadvantage for past events is not unique to agrammatism and is found in healthy adults and children, fluent aphasia, and specific language impairment [29, 50-55, 76-78].
Semantic feature analysis treatment for anomia in two fluent aphasia syndromes.
This study used linear regression to define the relationship between pragmatic performance and functional communication by 27 individuals with aphasia, including 14 with fluent aphasia and 13 with non-fluent aphasia.
T is a 77-year-old right-handed female trilingual Cantonese-English-Mandarin speaker who sustained a traumatic brain injury causing a fluent aphasia with pathological switching and mixing [8].