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Neuroscience, Deep Brain Stimulation, Comas, and EFT by Gabriella Kortsch Ph.D. Patient Expert Brain.Photo Credit Today's post has come together because of an email I received yesterday...). A. Here's the thing: in For brain-injured man, new life after years of darkness, staff writer Tom Avril...
Coma and General Anesthesia Demonstrate Important Similarities by Ed H. Doctor of Pharmacy The brain under general anesthesia isn’t “asleep” as surgery patients are often told — it is placed into a state that is a reversible coma, according to three neuroscientists who have published...
More on the Amazing Brain by Ali Patient ExpertFacebook ago, Adrian Owen, a young British neuroscientist, was working at a brain-imaging centre at Addenbrooke... Institute, where he used advanced scanning technology to map areas of the brain, including those involved...
Predicting Longitudinal Patterns of Functional Deficits in Children With Traumatic Brain Injury by Dr. Romeo V. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven into longitudinal patterns of functional deficits in 37 children with severe traumatic brain injury (Glasgow Coma... Childhood traumatic brain injury (TBI) has long been associatied with academic, functional...
The difference between concussion and mild traumatic brain injury by Broken Brilliant Patient Expert about head injuries, expecially mild traumatic brain injuries (MTBI), it gets a little depressing, thinking... (especially since Natasha Richardson died from a brain injury while skiing). Prevention is great. But concussion...
Updated: Gathering of resources for Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) by Ron Graham Patient Expert in a coma for 3 weeks at the age of 10 in August of 1967. I underwent brain and skull surgery after waking.... The common bond between each of these items is traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). A few days ago, I received...
Yes, Brain Death Means You Are Really Dead! by Bob Aronson Patient Expert by machines so they look asleep. Important to note is that… * No brain function remains (in contrast to coma... Are brain dead patients really dead?  That’s the question many people are asking...
IBRF – The International Brain Research Foundation by Nicholas J. Patient Expert Popular Science in their March 2010 Edition published an article entitled “ Waking Up the Brain Dead .”  the sub-title read “A Cocktail of Therapies Jump-Starts Patients’ Brains.”  Then, the May 2010...
Trick of the Trade: OKN drum to test psychogenic coma by Michelle Lin Medical Doctor and minimally responsive to very painful stimuli. Is this a case of psychogenic coma or true coma... yourself that this may indeed be psychogenic coma? Trick of the Trade: Test for optokinetic nystagmus (OKN) using an OKN drum...
Shades of "The Dead Zone" -- the rewired brain by Linda MacDonald Glenn Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven ) to hear that doctors contend that man's brain rewired itself after being in a minimally conscious state for 19 years. According to the Boston Globe, Terry Wallis awoke from a coma-like state 19 years...

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