Madelyn Girardi, Lisa Tabor Connor, Marjorie Nicholas; The Impact of Cognition and Communication on Participation for Individuals with Aphasia Poststroke. Am J Occup Ther 2020;74(4_Supplement_1):7411500067. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2020.74S1-PO8719
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Date Presented 03/28/20
This study examines the impact of cognition and communication on participation for people with aphasia (PWA). For participation in communication and cognitive-intensive activities among PWA, a modest amount of variance is accounted for by cognition and communication ability. Cognition is a significant independent predictor of participation in communication and cognitive-intensive activities for PWA. To facilitate community re-integration for PWA, OTs must consider internal and external factors.
Primary Author and Speaker: Madelyn Girardi
Additional Authors and Speakers: Lisa Tabor Connor
Contributing Authors: Marjorie Nicholas
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