A division into three subtypes of apraxia of speech: ideomotor, kinetic and ideational

Feiken, Judith Fennigje and Jonkers, Roel (2012) A division into three subtypes of apraxia of speech: ideomotor, kinetic and ideational. [Clinical Aphasiology Paper]

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Abstract

In this paper we propose a division into three subtypes of AOS. We believe that this division provides a significant step forward towards a more specific and clinically useful diagnosis of AOS. We also believe the major impact on the therapy for AOS. The ideomotor AOS patients for example, need to regain access to the GMPs whereas kinetic AOS patients have to relearn the exact execution movement.Currently we are working on a therapeutic instrument for AOS, amongst other things based on this new insight. We hope to present the development process of this instrument in the near future.

Item Type: Clinical Aphasiology Paper
Depositing User: OSCP Staff 1
Date Deposited: 23 Jul 2012
Last Modified: 03 Jun 2016 12:54
Conference: Clinical Aphasiology Conference > Clinical Aphasiology Conference (2012 : 42nd : Lake Tahoe, CA : May 20-25, 2012)
URI: http://eprints-prod-05.library.pitt.edu/id/eprint/2349

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