Coma is a state of unconsciousness in which a person cannot be awakened; fails
to respond ... 1 Signs and symptoms. 1.1 Causes of ..... Recovery usually occurs
gradually—patients acquire more ...
We will also discuss standardized behavioral scales which have been developed
to facilitate the assessment of consciousness in patients recovering from coma.
Some people will wake up after a few weeks, while others may go into a
vegetative state or minimally conscious state (see recovering from a coma, below
Apr 4, 2013 ... To understand how coma occurs, it is first necessary to have a basic ... however,
show clear although minimal signs of cognitive recovery.
The symptoms of hypoglycemia may include: headache; fatigue ... If you have
more severe diabetic coma symptoms, call 911. Severe ...
DOC includes coma, the vegetative state (VS) and the minimally conscious state
... Cases of late recovery point to the remarkable plasticity of the human brain ...
Some terms that might be used in these early stages of recovery are: Coma: The
person is unconscious, does not respond to visual stimulation or sounds, and is ...
Coma is common with severe brain injuries, especially injuries that affect the
arousal center in the brain stem. Understanding coma can be difficult because ...
As people recover from severe brain injury, they usually pass through various
phases of recovery. Recovery ... Comparison of Coma, Vegetative State, and
Minimally Conscious State. Coma ...... Anybody familiar with the symptoms? Jan