Types of Aphasia

  • Ivar Reinvang
Part of the Applied Psycholinguistics and Communication Disorders book series (APCD)


The nomenclature and criteria for types of aphasia in this study are based on the Wernicke—Lichtheim model, as described in Chapter 1. Within this tradition, different test batteries have different rules or guidelines for determining the aphasia type after converting raw scores to derived scores and examining the resulting test profiles.


Fluent Speech Percentile Point Auditory Comprehension Anomic Conduction Utterance Length 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ivar Reinvang
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  1. 1.Sunnaas Hospital and Institute of PsychologyUniversity of OsloOsloNorway

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