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Assessment of localisation to auditory stimulation in post-comatose states: use the patient's own name

BMC Neurology

Mar 20, 2013

Lijuan ChengHaibo Di

Abstract

At present, there is no consensus on how to clinically assess localisation to sound in patients recovering from coma. We here studied auditory localisation using the patient's own name as compared to a meaningless sound (i.e., ringing bell). Eighty-six post-comatose patients diagnosed w...read more

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Establishment and Maintenance of Localization
Transient Vegetative State
Coma (genus)
Sleep Disorders, Circadian Rhythm
Acoustic Stimulation
Apraxia, Oculomotor, Cogan Type
Minimally Conscious State
Consciousness Disorders
Vegetative State
Psychogenic Coma
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Assessment of localisation to auditory stimulation in post-comatose states: use the patient's own name

BMC Neurology

Mar 20, 2013

Lijuan ChengHaibo Di

PMID: 23506054

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2377-13-27

Abstract

At present, there is no consensus on how to clinically assess localisation to sound in patients recovering from coma. We here studied auditory localisation using the patient's own name as compared to a meaningless sound (i.e., ringing bell). Eighty-six post-comatose patients diagnosed w...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Establishment and Maintenance of Localization
Transient Vegetative State
Coma (genus)
Sleep Disorders, Circadian Rhythm
Acoustic Stimulation
Apraxia, Oculomotor, Cogan Type
Minimally Conscious State
Consciousness Disorders
Vegetative State
Psychogenic Coma
1
1
68

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