Welcome to our Neurology Flashcards! Understanding is paramount, but unfortunately, one aspect of academic success does rely on simple memorization and repetition. We have taken the most commonly seen rote memory topics and “buzzwords” from neurology board and RITE* exams and made easy-to-use flashcards. These work on desktop, tablet, and mobile devices.
Articulation errors that are variable/inconsistent over time and affect the prosody of speech (tone, stress, rhythm) and word pronounciation.Go to Chapter
Spastic dysarthria, with harsh mono-pitched voice. UMN lesion impairing bilateral corticobulbar tracts. Dysarthria, dysphagia, facial and tongue weakness, and emotional lability.Go to Chapter
Imprecise "scanning" speech, inconsistent errors of articulation. Can be seen from cerebellar dysfunction and alcohol intoxication.Go to Chapter
Loss of language fluency, comprehension, and repetition. From large dominant hemisphere lesions.Go to Chapter