Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation to Improve Speech in Aphasia


Phase 2 Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Right Handed
- Single, Left Hemisphere Cerebrovascular Stroke
- Must be 6 months poststroke onset
- Native Speaker of English
- Clinical Diagnosis of Aphasia

Exclusion Criteria

- Intracranial metallic body from prior neurosurgical procedure
- Implanted metallic devices: pacemaker, medication pump, vagal stimulator, deep brain stimulator, TENS unit or ventriculoperitoneal shunt
- Past history of seizure within 1 year
- Pregnancy
- History of substance abuse within last 6 months