Communications options for patients with brain stem lesions

D. R. Beukelman, K. Yorkston

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The communication treatment programs of five individuals with brain stem lesions were reviewed. The sequence of treatment included the following stages: early establishment of communication, establishment of a flexible nonvocal communication system, development of functional verbal communication, and maximizing intelligibility of speech.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)337-340
Number of pages4
JournalArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Issue number7
StatePublished - Dec 1 1978


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation
  • Rehabilitation

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