aphasia

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  1. difficulty in planning and executing the volitional movements of speech
    apraxia
  2. when blood supply to brain is inhibited b.c of blockage in artery
    ishemic stroke
  3. plaque builds up in artery and closes it off prohibiting blood flow
    thrombosis
  4. piece of plaque breaks off and migrates from large artery to smaller artery and blocks flow of blood
    embolism
  5. How is aphasia classified?
    taxonomy
  6. What is auditory comprehension
    ability to understand spoken langage
  7. word finding problems or inability to retrieve a word
    anomia
  8. substitution of a sound (sofa-tofa)
    phonemic paraphasia
  9. word substitution (sofa-chair)
    semantic paraphasia
  10. Damage to frontal lobe
    Broca's
  11. Broca's
    • Nonfluent
    • Expressive
    • Characterized by macrographia
  12. Global aphasia
    • Large region of brain damage
    • nonverbal w. limited gestures
  13. Wernicke's
    • Defined by comprehension problems
    • Difficulty repeating
    • Talk around word
  14. Melody, intonation, rhythym
    prosody
  15. excessive talking
    logorrhea
  16. made up words
    neologism
  17. real words put together with no meaning
    jargon
  18. talking around a word
    circumlocution
  19. Conduction Aphasia
    • Temporal-parietal damage
    • Fluent
    • Difficulties with repetition and reading aloud
  20. Anomic Aphasia
    • No specific area/lesion site
    • Fluent/Expressive
    • Most common aphasia
    • Difficulty with word retrieval
  21. Blood
    hemmorhagic
  22. Signs of a stroke
    • Face
    • Arm
    • Speech
    • Time
  23. What are the fluent/receptive types of aphasia?
    • Wernickes
    • Conduction
    • Anomic
  24. What are the nonfluent/expressive types of aphasia?
    • Broca's
    • Global
  25. –John has trouble making sentences with the word “coat”. He may say “He wear tote” instead of he is wearing a coat.
    brocas
  26. –Emma has trouble naming items. When she is telling you about a picture of “Keeneland” she may say “they have um horses, I go there with my my family”
    anomic
  27. –When asked which is heavier, a pound of feathers or a pound of meat, Abe would not know the correct answer.
    Wernickes
  28. –Elle would not be able to repeat “the nurses station is down the hall”
    conduction

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