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Changes in writing processes caused by post-stroke aphasia or low-grade glioma

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Title: Changes in writing processes caused by post-stroke aphasia or low-grade glioma
Authors: Johansson-Malmeling, Charlotte
Issue Date: 11-Dec-2019
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology. Department of Audiology, Logopedics, Occupational Therapy & Physiotherapy
Parts of work: I. Antonsson, M.1, Johansson1, C., Hartelius, L., Henriksson, I., Longoni, F., & Wengelin, Å. (2018). Writing fluency in patients with low-grade glioma before and after surgery. International Journal of Language and Communication Disorders, 53:3: pp. 592-604.

II. Johansson-Malmeling, C., Hartelius, L., Wengelin, Å. & Henriksson, I., (2019). Text writing and its relationship to writing processes and spelling ability in post stroke aphasia. Submitted

III. Johansson-Malmeling, C., Wengelin, Å. & Henriksson, I., (2019). Lexical features of narrative texts written by persons with post-stroke aphasia – analysis of word use and errors. Submitted

IV. Johansson-Malmeling, C., Wengelin, Å & Henriksson, I. (2019). Aphasia and spelling to dictation – analysis of spelling errors and editing. Manuscript
Date of Defence: 2020-01-17
Disputation: Fredagen 17 januari 2020, kl. 9.00, Torgny Segerstedt-salen, Universitetsbyggnaden Vasaparken, Universitetsplatsen 1, Göteborg
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Medicine)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: aphasia
writing process
keystroke logging
low-grade glioma
Abstract: Background: Writing is a cognitively and linguistically complex task, therefore sensitive to impairment caused by the presence and surgical removal of low-grade glioma or presence of post-stroke aphasia. Purposes: The overall aim of the thesis was to investigate the changes in writing processes, text characteristics and spelling caused by post-stroke aphasia or low-grade glioma. Methods: In study I, 20 consecutive participants with presumed low grade glioma wrote a copytask and a narrative and ... more
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