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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Frenchay Aphasia Screening Test: Questions and Answers for Counsellors and Therapists. Inadequate screening procedures risk missed diagnoses, inappropriate patient management and resultant unnecessary healthcare burden.

Please create an account or log in to review this product:. Patients who display communicative difficulties can be referred to speech pathology for assessment. Screening by non-speech pathology staff — where a blanket referral is not in place, other health professionals screeninv nursing staff can use a screening tool to identify potential communication deficits in stroke patients.

Frenchay Aphasia Screening Test : Questions and Answers for Counsellors and Therapists

Repeatability of standardized tests of functional impairment and well-being in older people in a rehabilitation setting. All people post stroke should be screened using a valid and reliable tool that is sensitive to the presence of aphasia.


Book ratings by Goodreads. Description “The Frenchay Aphasia Screening Test” was developed for use by non-specialists, such as junior medical staff, nurses, aphzsia therapists and others, to assist in identifying patients who have linguistic disturbances.

Goodreads is the frdnchay largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. A good screening tool:. Disability and Rehabilitation24, Screening by speech pathology staff — ideally, a blanket referral to speech pathology for all acquired brain injuries is in place.

Communication disorders in a hospital elderly population.

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 aphaxia used by non-specialists. Adults with Communication Needs. Patients are classified into one of four categories no, mild, moderate or severe. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies.

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The predictive value of a negative test in this study was considered to be satisfactorily high by the authors. Prompt, accurate identification of aphasia in stroke patients is an essential component of stroke care. What makes a good screening tool? The measurement of observer agreement for categorical data. Screening practices can be implemented in different ways.

This test is brief and simple to administer, can be used in a busy ward or home situation and has good reliability when used by non-specialists. Both inter-rater and intra-rater reliability estimates are important. Bedside screening for aphasia: Execution of simple and complex orders, repetition, object naming, scoring of dysarthria, verbal semantic fluency task.


Choice of screening procedure will depend upon the demands and requirements of the clinical context.

Expression, comprehension, repetition, reading, reproduction of a string of words, writing and free communication. Aphasia screening can be conducted by speech pathology or non-speech pathology staff.

Screening for aphasia Early identification and diagnosis of aphasia are important steps to maximizing rehabilitation gains. Please create an account or log in to review this product: Intraclass correlation coefficient 0. This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Useful in monitoring early aphasic changes in acute stroke frrenchay. Product details Format Paperback 18 pages Dimensions x x 20mm Estimates of reliability 0.

Highly sensitive valid tools will rarely miss patients who have a language problem.