A 30-year-old member asked:
how do you teach a stroke victim to talk again?
2 doctor answers • 5 doctors weighed in
Geriatrics 54 years experience
Speech therapy: If unsuccessful - alternative methods of communication can be taught.
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Neurosurgery 54 years experience
Speech therapy: Specially trained clinicians called speech therapists are the go-to resource for speech recovery. If spasticity is interfering the mouth-tongue movements, medications may be helpful but drugs are second-line therapy.
5.6k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Sep 28, 2016
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