• La afasia y el área de Wernicke llevan el nombre del neurólogo alemán Carl Wernicke, quien fue el primero en relacionar este tipo específico de alteración del habla con un daño en zonas posteriores del hemisferio izquierdo del cerebro. (aphasia.org)
  • Carl Wernicke. (aphasia.org)
  • Neurologist Carl Wernicke is credited with discovering the function of this brain region. (thoughtco.com)
  • We have included in the present volume the first English translation of the classic and fundamental work on aphasia by Carl Wernicke, together with a lucid and appreciative guide to his work by Dr. Norman Geschwind. (springer.com)
  • Initially proposed by Carl Wernicke in the 1870s, it was formalized and expanded by Norman Geschwind about 90 years later. (everything2.com)
  • The automatic nature of speech repetition was noted by Carl Wernicke , the late nineteenth century neurologist , who observed that "The primary speech movements, enacted before the development of consciousness, are reflexive and mimicking in nature. (thefullwiki.org)
  • Thus, the present-day distinction between progressive nonfluent aphasia (PNFA) and semantic dementia (SemD) may reflect an oversimplification of the clinical presentations of progressive aphasia. (neurology.org)
  • This can sometimes be difficult and frustrating both for the person with aphasia and for family members. (ahealthyme.com)
  • From 1876 to 1878, Wernicke served as a first assistant under Karl Westphal in the clinic for psychiatry and nervous diseases at the Berlin Charité. (wikipedia.org)
  • http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17620554?tool=bestpractice.com For example, the Western aphasia battery Kertesz A. Western aphasia battery. (bmj.com)
  • The articulatory gestures of the velum in two Wernicke aphasic patients were examined to compare their performances with those of an apraxic patient by means of the fiberoptic technique. (biomedsearch.com)