Transcranial direct-current stimulation induced in stroke patients with aphasia: a prospective experimental cohort study

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Michele Devido Santos ; Rubens José Gagliardi ; Ana Paula Machado Goyano Mac-Kay ; Paulo Sergio Boggio ; Roberta Lianza ; Felipe Fregni
  • Publisher: Associação Paulista de Medicina
  • Journal: São Paulo Medical Journal (issn: 1806-9460)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1590/1516-3180.2013.1316595
  • Subject: Electric stimulation | Aphasia | R | Speech disorders | Medicine | Stroke | Language disorders

CONTEXT AND OBJECTIVE: Previous animal and human studies have shown that transcranial direct current stimulation can induce significant and lasting neuroplasticity and may improve language recovery in patients with aphasia. The objective of the study was to describe a c... View more
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