Deb Willems sent out an e-mail with this Health Horizon update. Here is the PDF of the Health Horizon and 1 of the articles referenced in it. Take a closer look at them and let us know what you think!
Article #1: Incidence and Profile of Inpatient Stroke-Induced Aphasia in Ontario, Canada
This statement was one that stood out for me: ” However, even at regional stroke centers, more than one third of patients with aphasia were not seen by a speech language pathologist before discharge.”
Why do you think this is? And what can we do to change it? What part of the article did you find most interesting?