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Coma

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In medicine, coma is a state of unconsciousness in which a person: cannot be awakened; fails .... the level of consciousness by spontaneously exhibited actions , response to vocal stimuli ("Can ...

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

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Sep 9, 2006 ... To understand what people say to you, and not be able to respond. Even to ... Geoffrey Lean: I was in a coma but I could hear every word ... I even consciously planned, in my "unconsciousness", how to make contact with her.

Coma Communication and Process-Oriented Facilitation ...

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(1) Can you communicate with people in coma, or other states of altered consciousness? ... (7) Can a person in coma hear and see? ..... many people have life changing experiences in coma while others need time to work through personal, ...

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

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Dec 7, 2012 ... As far as neuroscientists can tell, patients in a coma have lost their thinking ... They're also unable to voluntarily move their bodies, feel, speak, or hear. ... medical scenario: a man spent 23 years paralyzed but conscious while his… ... to ask a patient the all-important question: "Do you wish to keep on li...

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

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Dec 3, 2013 ... How long were you in it, and what caused the coma? (self.AskReddit) ... through this. Did he ever say what it was like while in the coma? .... The person in a coma dosn't just say to him or herself "Oh hey I can hear this". There's ...

ICU What can the family do to help - Waiting

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They need to hear the facts about coma and brain injury, the chances of recovery, and ... There is not much you can do for the person in a coma at this point, most ... positively while in the presence of someone who is in a coma is beneficial.

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

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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 ...

What Is a Coma? - KidsHealth

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What do you think about when you hear the word coma? A coma (say: KO-muh) can be difficult to understand, especially because people sometimes jokingly ...

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

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Jan 22, 2015 ... Study answers question 'Can he hear me? ... Pape was inspired to launch the study based on families' feedback while she worked as a speech therapist for coma patients with ... “Will you always be a Chicago Bulls' fan?

Coma - NHS Choices

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A coma can also be caused by severe alcohol poisoning or a brain infection ( encephalitis). ... You may find the following information useful if you have a friend or loved ... Some people will wake up after a few weeks, while others may go into a ...

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

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Jan 23, 2015 ... Family members can aid in their loved one's recovery from a coma by ... the brain changed while listening to recordings by exposing patients to ...

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

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Jan 22, 2015 ... Wildfire drives massive evacuation in Alberta, Can. ... "I told you how I made a commitment that I wanted to save the first kiss for the altar on the wedding day." ... He said he remembers hearing those voices while in the coma.

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

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Nov 24, 2009 ... 'Locked in a coma, I could hear people talking around me' ... And I tried, fruitlessly , to work out how to make contact with her. It was ... to walk again, while he remains paralysed and unable to speak except through a computer.