Right Hemisphere Strokes Although strokes occur about as often on the right as on the left side of the brain, much more attention is given to left hemisphere (LH) strokes, which results in biases in stroke severity assessments and medical treatment. ... Article
Article  |   July 12, 2016
Right Hemisphere Strokes
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  • Margaret Lehman Blake
    Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders, University of Houston, Houston, TX
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Special Populations / Part 2
Article   |   July 12, 2016
Right Hemisphere Strokes
Perspectives of the ASHA Special Interest Groups, July 2016, Vol. 1, 63-65. doi:10.1044/persp1.SIG2.63
History: Received February 1, 2016 , Revised May 12, 2016 , Accepted May 12, 2016
Perspectives of the ASHA Special Interest Groups, July 2016, Vol. 1, 63-65. doi:10.1044/persp1.SIG2.63
History: Received February 1, 2016; Revised May 12, 2016; Accepted May 12, 2016

Although strokes occur about as often on the right as on the left side of the brain, much more attention is given to left hemisphere (LH) strokes, which results in biases in stroke severity assessments and medical treatment.

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