Neurologically Based Communicative Disorders and Dysphagia

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Neurologically Based Communicative Disorders and Dysphagia
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  1. It is a neurologically based language disorder
    Aphasia
  2. It is caused by neuropathologies most commonly _____
    Stroke
  3. Aphasia may or may not be accompanied by ____, ____, or ______.
    alexia, agraphia, or agnosia
  4. Assessment with patients with Aphasia may involve
    Standardized tests and functions
  5. Treatment of aphaisia is concerned with ____, ____, ____, ______, and _______
    • verbal expression
    • auditory comprehension
    • reading
    • writing
    • nonverbal modes of communication
  6. Aphasia is a ____ based language disorder, CONTRASTED with such _____ based speech dosorder as ______ and _____
    neurologically, neurologically , apraxia and dysarthria
  7. The 3rd leading cause of death in the US is ____
    CVA cerebrovascular accidents
  8. CVA is most populary know as a
    stroke
  9. The mmost common causes of aphasia is ___
    Stroke
  10. Incidence of strokes increase with ______
    age
  11. Strokes may be ____ or ____
    ischemic or hemmorrhagic
  12. _______ strokes are caused by a blocked or interrupted blood supply to the brain
    Ischemic
  13. Blockage or interruption may be caused by 2 kinds of arterial diseases _____ or _______
    thrombosis or embolism
  14. A ____ is a collecution of blood material that blocks the flow of blood
    thrombus
  15. An 1 is a traveling mass of arterial debris or a clump of tissue from a 2 that gets lodged in

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