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Audiological findings in aphasic patients after stroke

Solange Satie Onoue, Karin Zazo Ortiz, Thaís Soares Cianciarullo Minett, Alda Christina Lopes de Carvalho Borges

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082014AO3119

ObjectiveTo outline the audiological findings of aphasic patients after cerebrovascular accidents.MethodsThis is a cross-sectional study performed between March 2011 and August 2012 in the Speech, Language, and Hearing Pathology Department of theUniversidade Federal de São Paulo. A total of 43 aphasic subjects (27 men) were referred for audiological evaluation after stroke, with mean age of 54.48 years. Basic audiological evaluation tests were performed, including pure tone audiometry, speech audiometry (speech recognition threshold and word recognition score), immittance measures (tympanometry and […]

Follow-up of premature children with high risk for growth and development delay: a multiprofessional assessment

Marcia de Freitas, Ana Merzel Kernkraut, Simone Maria Amadio Guerrero, Sonia Teresa Gaidzakian Akopian, Sandra Harumi Murakami, Vanessa Madaschi, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082010ao1569

ABSTRACTObjective:To describe the activities of a multiprofessional outpatient clinic performed by neonatologist, physiatrist, physical therapist, occupational therapist, speech therapist, audiologist and psychologist, who evaluated the development of premature newborns.Methods:Twenty children born at a tertiary-care hospital (São Paulo, Brazil), between April 2006 and April 2007, with birth weight below 1250 g or less than 32 weeks of gestation, were evaluated. The multiprofessional evaluation included assessment of development using the Bayley III scale, at the corrected age of 3, 6, 9, 12, […]