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Can Coma Patients Hear You? Families Should Tell Stories To ...


Jan 23, 2015 ... Family members can aid in their loved one's recovery from a coma by speaking ... Coma patients recover faster when they hear a familiar voice.

Hines VA Hospital study reveals if coma patients can hear - CBS News


Jan 22, 2015 ... Every five seconds, someone in this country suffers a traumatic brain injury; a third of those cases will be severe enough to cause a coma.

Coma Communication and Process-Oriented Facilitation ...


(5) Is the coma patient unconscious or asleep? (6) How long do coma and states of altered consciousness last? (7) Can a person in coma hear and see?

Do coma patients hear you when you talk to them? - Quora


It's been said that comatose patients might hear, and sometimes, understand what's going on. Stories of previously comatose people suggest that they can hear.

Study Finds Hearing Loved One's Voice Induces Excruciating Pain ...


Jan 14, 2012 ... "If you are in any way significant to or loved by a coma patient, it appears visiting that person in the hospital is the absolute worst thing you can ...

Can comatose patients hear? This one seemed to - Collections


Mar 18, 2010 ... As a nursing student, I remember my instructors encouraging us to speak to comatose patients. That thought was always in the back of my mind ...

Family Voices and Stories Speed Coma Recovery: Northwestern ...


Jan 22, 2015 ... Study answers question 'Can he hear me? ... Recorded family stories help wake up coma patient's unconscious brain; Families have more ...

How much can a coma patient understand? | Science | The Guardian


Oct 8, 2005 ... The patient can hear, feel, see and understand, but they can do nothing, except open and close their eyes," he explains. To differentiate ...

ICU What can the family do to help - Waiting


"What they really WANT to hear are the words that their loved one will wake up, that we have all ... They want to know what recovery for a coma patient looks like.

People who have been in a coma, do you remember any of it? How ...


Dec 3, 2013 ... How long were you in it, and what caused the coma? (self. .... The person in a coma dosn't just say to him or herself "Oh hey I can hear this".

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Geoffrey Lean: I was in a coma but I could hear every word ...


Sep 9, 2006 ... But it can be all too real. It happened to me. And last week research showed that it may also be reality for many patients diagnosed as in ...

The neuroscience of comas, or what it means to be trapped inside ...


Dec 7, 2012 ... As far as neuroscientists can tell, patients in a coma have lost their ... They're also unable to voluntarily move their bodies, feel, speak, or hear.

'Locked in a coma, I could hear people talking around me' - Telegraph


Nov 24, 2009 ... Coma - patient in intensive care unit ..... is in a hospital in a paralyzed state, doctors believe he is unconscious but he can hear and think.