Therapy for Reading Problems in Adults After Brain Injury


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  • Lott SN, Sample DM, Oliver RT, Lacey EH, Friedman RB. A patient with phonologic alexia can learn to read "much" from "mud pies". Neuropsychologia. 2008 Aug;46(10):2515-23. doi: 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2008.04.004. Epub 2008 Apr 16. Pubmed ID:18513760
  • Lott SN, Carney AS, Glezer LS, Friedman RB. Overt use of a tactile-kinesthetic strategy shifts to covert processing in rehabilitation of letter-by-letter reading. Aphasiology. 2010 Nov;24(11):1424-1442. Pubmed ID:21170161
  • Lacey EH, Lott SN, Snider SF, Sperling A, Friedman RB. Multiple Oral Re-reading treatment for alexia: The parts may be greater than the whole. Neuropsychol Rehabil. 2010 Aug;20(4):601-23. doi: 10.1080/09602011003710993. Epub 2010 Jul 6. Erratum in: Neuropsychol Rehabil. 2010 Dec;20(6):940. Pubmed ID:20574915
  • Kurland J, Cortes CR, Wilke M, Sperling AJ, Lott SN, Tagamets MA, Vanmeter J, Friedman RB. Neural Mechanisms Underlying Learning following Semantic Mediation Treatment in a case of Phonologic Alexia. Brain Imaging Behav. 2008 Sep;2(3):147. Pubmed ID:20119495
  • Friedman RB, Lott SN. Rapid word identification in pure alexia is lexical but not semantic. Brain Lang. 2000 May;72(3):219-37. Pubmed ID:10764518
  • Nitzberg Lott S, Friedman RB. Can treatment for pure alexia improve letter-by-letter reading speed without sacrificing accuracy? Brain Lang. 1999 May;67(3):188-201. Pubmed ID:10210630
  • Friedman RB, Sample DM, Lott SN. The role of level of representation in the use of paired associate learning for rehabilitation of alexia. Neuropsychologia. 2002;40(2):223-34. Pubmed ID:11640944
  • Marchand Y, Friedman RB. Impaired oral reading in two atypical dyslexics: a comparison with a computational lexical-analogy model. Brain Lang. 2005 Jun;93(3):255-66. Epub 2004 Dec 15. Pubmed ID:15862852

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Sources for Trial Information

  • Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)