A Goal Intervention Improves Language Fluency: Evidence from Parkinson’s Disease and Healthy Aging

A Goal Intervention Improves Language Fluency: Evidence from Parkinson’s Disease and Healthy Aging
Medicines (Basel). 2021 Mar 22;8(3):15. doi: 10.3390/medicines8030015.ABSTRACTBackground: Parkinson's disease [PD] is associated with reduced motor and cognitive initiation, and decreased goal-directed behavior including language generation. The current study investigated a novel goal intervention for language generation impairments in PD patients. Methods: Twenty-one PD patients and 22 healthy controls, matched for gender, age, and education, completed a cognitive baseline and language ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2021-04-03By Gail A Robinson