Biological approaches to treatment of aphasia

Daniel A. Llano, Steven L. Small

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


This scenario plays out commonly in hospitals around the world, and clinicians are often faced with the daunting challenge of answering these questions and facilitating the rehabilitation of such patients. This chapter is focused on the last question posed above: Are there pharmacotherapeutic or other biological approaches that can facilitate his recovery from aphasia? Herein, we will summarize the known literature on these topics and offer recommendations for clinicians.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Handbook of Adult Language Disorders
PublisherTaylor and Francis
Number of pages23
ISBN (Electronic)9781317498353
ISBN (Print)9781848726857
StatePublished - Jan 1 2015

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Health Professions
  • General Medicine
  • General Psychology


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