ERIC Number: EJ589546
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Application of the Correct Information Unit Analysis to the Naturally Occurring Conversation of a Person with Aphasia.
Oelschlaeger, Mary L.; Thorne, John C.
Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, v42 n3 p636-48 Jun 1999
The Correct Information Unity analysis for measuring the communicative information and efficiency of connected speech was applied to the naturally occurring conversation of a person with moderate aphasia. Results indicated low intrarater and interrater reliability although reliability of word counts was good. Most rater disagreements resulted from insufficiencies in the scoring rules. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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