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NCT02606422 : tDCS Intervention in Primary Progressive Aphasia
AgesMin: 50 Years Max: 90 Years
Inclusion Criteria:

- Must be clinically diagnosed with svPPA, nfvPPA or lvPPA, unclassifiable PPA, or MCI.
Diagnosis will be based on neuropsychological testing, language testing (most commonly
the Western Aphasia Battery), MRI and clinical assessment.

- Must be right-handed.

- Must be speakers of English.

- Must have at least 9th grade education.

Exclusion Criteria:

- Uncorrected visual or hearing impairment by self report.

- Stroke/other premorbid neurological disorder affecting the brain.

- Any other language-based learning disorder other than PPA.

- Inability to follow directions for baseline tasks.

- Western Aphasia Battery Aphasia Quotient (AQ) <30 (indicating severe language

Exclusion Criteria for MRI Participation:

- Severe claustrophobia.

- Cardiac pacemakers or ferromagnetic implants.

- Pregnant women.
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