Speech and language therapy for aphasia following stroke

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dc.contributor.author Brady, Marian C.
dc.contributor.author Kelly, Helen
dc.contributor.author Godwin, Jon
dc.contributor.author Enderby, Pam
dc.date.accessioned 2012-10-10T16:19:44Z
dc.date.available 2012-10-10T16:19:44Z
dc.date.issued 2012-05
dc.identifier.citation Brady, M. C, Kelly, H., Godwin, J. and Enderby, P. (2012) 'Speech and language therapy for aphasia following stroke'. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, (5). doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD000425.pub3 en
dc.identifier.issued 5 en
dc.identifier.issn 1469-493X
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10468/720
dc.identifier.doi 10.1002/14651858.CD000425.pub3
dc.description.abstract Our review provides some evidence of the effectiveness of SLT (speech and language therapy) for people with aphasia following stroke in terms of improved functional communication, receptive and expressive language. However, some trials were poorly reported. The potential benefits of intensive SLT over conventional SLT were confounded by a significantly higher dropout from intensive SLT. More participants also withdrew from social support than SLT interventions. There was insufficient evidence to draw any conclusion regarding the effectiveness of any one specific SLT approach over another. en
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dc.publisher Cochrane Collaboration / John Wiley & Sons, Inc. en
dc.rights © 2012, The Cochrane Collaboration. This review is published as a Cochrane Review in the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 5. Cochrane Reviews are regularly updated as new evidence emerges and in response to comments and criticisms, and the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews should be consulted for the most recent version of the Review. THIS IS NOT THE MOST RECENT VERSION OF THIS REVIEW. CURRENT VERSION: 1 JUNE 2016 AVAILABLE AT: https://www.cochranelibrary.com/cdsr/doi/10.1002/14651858.CD000425.pub4/full en
dc.subject Speech and language therapy en
dc.subject Aphasia en
dc.subject Stroke en
dc.title Speech and language therapy for aphasia following stroke en
dc.type Article (peer-reviewed) en
dc.internal.authorurl http://research.ucc.ie/profiles/C025/helenkelly en
dc.internal.authorcontactother Helen Kelly, Speech And Hearing Sciences, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland. +353-21-490-3000 Email: helen.kelly@ucc.ie en
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dc.date.updated 2012-10-09T13:19:45Z
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dc.description.status Peer reviewed en
dc.identifier.journaltitle Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews en
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dc.internal.IRISemailaddress helen.kelly@ucc.ie en


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