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