Enhance of Language Learning With Neurostimulation

Completed

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- age >18 and < 86 years
- contractual capability
- ischemic stroke excluding motor cortex (stroke patients)
- minimum time since stroke 9 months
- aphasia (stroke patients)
- severe aphasia that impedes understanding of instructions (stroke patients)

Exclusion Criteria

- sever head trauma in the past
- seizures
- pace maker
- metal implants in the head/neck region
- severe comorbidity, especially neurologic and psychiatric diseases
- intake of illegal drugs
- Mini Mental State examination score < 27
- neuroactive substances, e.g. antidepressants
- pregnancy