Martha Taylor Sarno
Academic Press, 1981 - Medical - 537 pages
With chapters containing up to 50 percent new coverage, this book provides a thorough update of the latest research and development in the area of acquired aphasia. Coverage includes the symptoms of aphasia, assessment, neuropsychology, the specific linguistic deficits associated with aphasia, related disorders, recovery, and rehabilitation. This comprehensive compilation, written by some of the most knowledgeable workers in the field, provides an authoritative text and reference for graduate students, clinicians, and researchers.Key Features* Chapters include up to 50 percent new coverage* Provides update of latest research in the field* Includes writings by the most knowledgeable workers in the field* Comprehensive, exhaustive reference tool
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