Communication After Right Brain Stroke - Clinical Trial

What is the Purpose of this Study?

We are doing this study to learn more about how right hemisphere brain damage (RHD) from a stroke can affect people's ability to communicate. We want to improve treatments to help stroke survivors regain their ability to communicate.

What is the Condition Being Studied?

Communication Difficulty After Right Brain Stroke

Who Can Participate in the Study?

Adults ages 18+ who:

- Have had a right brain stroke

- Are fluent in English

- Are able to see and hear

- Are right handed

- Have a high school diploma or higher

- Have a documented brain MRI or CT scan in their medical record

For more information about who can join this study, please contact the study team at or 919-668-2350.

Age Group

What is Involved?

If you choose to join this study, you will:

- Have a hearing test

- Have a vision exam

- Do several language and communication tests

This study has one visit that will take about an hour and a half, but no more than two hours. You will be paid for your time.

Study Details

Full Title
Neuroanatomic Correlates of Language Production Characteristics After Right Hemisphere Stroke
Principal Investigator
Protocol Number
IRB: PRO00109931
Enrollment Status
Open for Enrollment