|aSpeech and language disorders associated with subcortical pathology /|cBruce E. Murdoch, Brooke-Mai Whelan.
|aAmes, Iowa :|bWiley-Blackwell,|c2009.
|a292 p. :|bill. ;|c24 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aSubcortical involvement in speech and language : an introduction and historical perspective -- Neuroanatomy and functional neurology of the subcortical region -- Models of subcortical participation in language -- Language disorders associated with striatocapsular and thalamic lesions -- Pallidal and thalamic involvement in language : evidence from stereotactic surgical studies -- Role of the subthalamic nucleus in language -- Influence of the cerebellum on language function -- Degenerative subcortical syndromes : aetiology, clinical features, medical treatment, and associated language disorders -- Assessment and treatment of subcortical language disorders -- Role of the subcortical structures in speech motor control -- Dysarthria associated with subcortical pathologies -- Subcortical dysarthrias : assessment and treatment.