Disabil Rehabil. May;18(5) Frenchay Aphasia Screening Test: validity and comparability. Enderby P(1), Crow E. Author information: (1)Speech. PDF | Différents groupes de patients, entre autres, des patients qui ont subi un AVC. DESCRIPTION Le test recherche des troubles de la communication dans 4 . PDF | The Frenchay Aphasia Screening Test1 is a reliable test which can be used by non-specialists to discriminate between aphasia and normal language.

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By using our site you accept our use of cookies. The Best Books of Clinical Rehabilitation7, Initial validation of the Mississippi aphasia screening test, Brain Injury, screenibg 9 Brief test developed as a bedside assessment to rate aphasia severity in acute stroke patients.

A good screening tool: The Language Screening Test. The Scandinavian Stroke Scale predicts outcome in patients with mild ischemic stroke, Cerebrovasc Dis, 20 Disability and Rehabilitation24, Skip to primary navigation Skip to content Skip to footer.

Severe and Complex Communication Needs. Efficient and effective screening procedures ensure that all patients with aphasia receive appropriate education, support, intervention, and the optimisation of rehabilitation outcomes. Looking for beautiful books? Screening by speech pathology staff — ideally, a blanket referral to speech pathology for all acquired brain injuries is in place.

The Frenchay Aphasia Screening Test was developed for use by non-specialists, such as junior medical staff, nurses, occupational therapists and others, to assist in identifying patients who have difficulties understanding, using spoken language, reading or writing. Directions for Administration and Interpretation.


Patients are classified into one of four categories no, mild, moderate or severe.

Frenchay Aphasia Screening Test: validity and comparability.

This test, brief and simple to administer, can be used in a busy ward or home situation and has good reliability when used by non-specialists. All people post stroke should be screened using a valid and reliable tool that is sensitive to the presence of aphasia. Description of the Frenchay Aphasia Screening Test. Display your name as required.

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A good screening tool:. Patients who display communicative difficulties can be referred to speech pathology for assessment. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Communication disorders in a hospital elderly population.

Frenchay Aphasia Screening Test: validity and comparability.

Has high levels of accuracy sensitivity. Expression, comprehension, repetition, reading, reproduction of a string of words, writing and free communication.

Below is a list and description of aphasia screening tools for non-speech pathologists. Shopping cart is empty.

By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. Estimates of reliability 0. Frenchay Aphasia Screening Test: Highly sensitive valid tools will rarely miss patients who frechay a language problem.

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This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Useful in monitoring early aphasic changes in acute stroke patients. Is reliable or consistent in their results. Both inter-rater and intra-rater reliability estimates are important. Should not be used as a diagnostic tool since it does not discriminate between aphasia, apraxia of speech and dysarthria. Screening for aphasia Early identification and diagnosis of aphasia are important steps to maximizing rehabilitation scgeening.


Prompt, accurate identification of aphasia in stroke patients is an essential component of stroke care. Screening practices can be implemented frenchah different ways. A test to screen patients for the presence of aphasia. Please create an account or log in to review this product: We use cookies screenign give you the best possible experience.

Product details Format Paperback 18 pages Dimensions x x 20mm frencgay Repeatability of standardized tests of functional impairment and well-being in older people in a rehabilitation setting. Early identification and diagnosis of aphasia are important steps to maximizing rehabilitation gains.

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Aphasia screening can be conducted by speech pathology or non-speech pathology staff. Screening by non-speech pathology staff — where a blanket referral is not in place, other health professionals often nursing staff can use a screening tool to identify potential communication deficits in stroke patients. The measurement of observer agreement for categorical data. Intraclass correlation coefficient 0.