Effect of Intensive Language Therapy in Subacute Stroke Patients

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Phase N/A Results N/A

Trial Description

Early stroke rehabilitation is known to be an effective and essential therapy in gaining functional independence and preventing complications. However, there was no consensus of proper amount of language rehabilitation in stroke patients. In this study, the investigators investigated the effects of the intensive language rehabilitation during subacute phase to improve language function in patients with first-ever strokes.

Detailed Description

Intensive language rehabilitation group - language rehabilitation therapy by language therapist for 1 hours on every working day for 4 weeks
Conventional language rehabilitation group
- language rehabilitation therapy by language therapist for 30 minutes on every working day for 4 weeks

Conditions

Interventions

  • Language rehabilitation therapy Procedure
    Intervention Desc: language therapy is language rehabilitation by language therapist during subacute phase in stroke patients
    ARM 1: Kind: Experimental
    Label: Intensive group
    Description: language rehabilitation therapy by language therapist for 1 hours on every working day for 4 weeks
    ARM 2: Kind: Experimental
    Label: Conventional group
    Description: language rehabilitation therapy by language therapist for 30 minutes on every working day for 4 weeks

Outcomes

Type Measure Time Frame Safety Issue
Primary Korean version-Western Aphasia Battery (AQ) Change of Korean version- Western Aphasia Battery after language rehabilitation for 4 weeks

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