TITLE

Mechanisms of Discourse Comprehension Impairment After Right Hemisphere Brain Damage: Suppression in Inferential Ambiguity Resolution

AUTHOR(S)
Tompkins, Connie A.; Lehman-Blake, Margaret T.; Baumgaertner, Annette; Fassbinder, Wiltrud
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Apr2001, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p400
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines whether the difficulty in suppressing or inhibiting context-inappropriate interpretations is an important predictor of narrative discourse comprehension for adults with right brain damage (RBD). Comprehension and initial sentence interpretation tasks; Analysis of suppression-comprehension relationship in adults with RBD; Correlates of suppression function in adults with RBD.
ACCESSION #
4285922

 

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