Intonation Melody Therapy to Improve Language Production in Patients with Non Fluent Aphasia Disorder Post Stroke


  • Abdul Khamid Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Kesehatan Abdi Nusantara
  • Rizki Agung Nugraha
  • Ninik Yunitri
  • Elis Nurhayati Agustina



EBNP, Post Stroke Non Fluent Aphasia Disturbance Melodic intonation therapy


Aims:  This Evidance Based Nursing Practice (EBNP) is to increase language production in patients with non-fluent aphasia post stroke.

Methods: This EBNP method uses pre and post to see an increase in language production by assessing token test scores. By calculating the number of samples G-Power version as many as 7 respondents. Data processing using Jamovi.

Results: The analysis obtained using the t-test showed that the token test score experienced a significant change before and after the administration of intonation melody therapy (pValue <0.001), while the outcome of an increase in language production showed a significant change after administration of intonation melody therapy (pValue 0.896) with an average mean change mean 11.4 (95% CI: 6.28 -16.6) and moderate effect size (Cohen's d: 0.205).

Conclusion: provision of melodic intonation therapy is proven effective in increasing language production in patients with post stroke non fluent aphasia.


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How to Cite

Khamid, A. ., Nugraha, R. A. ., Yunitri, N. ., & Agustina, E. N. . (2024). Intonation Melody Therapy to Improve Language Production in Patients with Non Fluent Aphasia Disorder Post Stroke . Jurnal Keperawatan Komprehensif (Comprehensive Nursing Journal), 10(1).