Neuroscience and Vegetative Patients

Aug 3, 2017

What we know about the period between life and death is limited. Much still remains a mystery. Often times it's assumed a patient in a vegetative state is not conscious. New research suggests otherwise. A new study estimates about 15 to 20 percent of people thought to be in a vegetative state have some form of consciousness.

Today we are talking about neuroscience and consciousness of vegetative patients.

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