The first priority in treatment of a comatose patient is stabilization following ... by
spontaneously exhibited actions, response to vocal stimuli ("Can you hear me?
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.
Sep 21, 2011 ... 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 ...
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?
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.
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 ...
Nov 24, 2009 ... Coma - patient in intensive care unit ... But you experience it all the same, hear
what is being said about and to you, and try in vain to ...
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 ...
Jan 22, 2015 ... Study answers question 'Can he hear me? ... Recorded family stories help wake
up coma patient's unconscious brain; Families have more ...