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What does WAB stand for?

WAB stands for Western Aphasia Battery

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Abbreviations: AQ = Aphasia Quotient, BNT = Boston Naming Test, CIU = correct information unit, df = degrees of freedom, ES = effect size, ICC = intraclass correlation, RR&D = Rehabilitation Research and Development, SAQOL = Stroke and Aphasia Quality of Life (scale), SD = standard deviation, VA = Department of Veterans Affairs, WAB = Western Aphasia Battery.
Chapter 3 describes the layout and use of some widespread tools for the general assessment of aphasia, namely the Boston Diagnostic Aphasia Exam (BDAE) (Goodglass and Kaplan 1983), the Western Aphasia Battery (WAB) (Kertesz 1982), and the Aachen Aphasia Test (AAT) (Huber et al.
Criteria for inclusion included presence of nonfluent aphasia with Western Aphasia Battery (WAB) [34] auditory comprehension scores above 50/60, no allergies to dogs, an affinity to or liking for dogs, and evidence of frustration during speech tasks (e.
Both were administered a battery of aphasia tests at the initiation of this experiment, including the Western Aphasia Battery (WAB) [37], Boston Naming Test (BNT) [38], the Action Naming Test (ANT) [39], portions of the Reading Comprehension Battery for Aphasia (RCBA) [40], and a Noun/ Verb (NV) Lexical Battery [7].