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Neurology 204c

The Examination of Communication and Knowledge


  • Define the terms communication, language, and a wide variety of descriptive terms for cortical language and knowledge impairments
  • Review the functions classically associated with the cerebral cortex
  • Categorize cortical deficits and associated patient conditions
  • Identify neurological pathways used by the cerebral cortex
  • Describe in detail concepts of lateralization of brain function and hemisphere "dominance" or "hemisphericity"
  • Describe and demonstrate a schema to maintain a methodical approach to the patient with a communication disorder
  • Visualize a patient with a "split brain disorder"
  • Review and assess concepts and skills necessary to perform an examination of a patient with a communication disorder
  • Compare and contrast loss of neurologic function at the level of the primary modality to disorders of the primary cortical receptive area as well as in the association cortex

Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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