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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coma

Coma is a state of unconsciousness in which a person cannot be awakened; fails to respond ... 2.1 Diagnostic steps; 2.2 Initial assessment and evaluation; 2.3 Physical examination findings; 2.4 Imaging and ..... Time is the best general predictor of a chance of recovery: after four months of coma caused by brain damage, the ...

www.rainbowrehab.com/pages/understanding-stages-coma

DOC includes coma, the vegetative state (VS) and the minimally conscious state ... or a higher level of consciousness within two to four weeks for those who survive. ... Rehabilitation for persons at this stage of recovery takes into consideration ...

www.msktc.org/tbi/factsheets/Understanding-TBI/The-Recovery-Process-For-Traumatic-Brain-Injury

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 ...

www.tbiguide.com/emotionalstages.html

Others had been brought into the hospital in a coma requiring intensive medical efforts. When they wake up, they may go through the confusion/agitation phase.

www.healthguidance.org/entry/14188/1/The-Levels-of-Coma.html

Following are the stages of the Glasgow coma scale, which look at the ability to ... the chances of recovery become slimmer – after four months of coma caused ...

patienteducation.osumc.edu/documents/braininjury-stages-recovery.pdf

Recovery after brain injury is a process that occurs in stages. Some people ... The person is in a coma and may appear to be asleep. The person may be restless ...

www.dana.org/Publications/ReportOnProgress/Waking_Up_from_Coma_New_Treatments_New_Hope

Apr 4, 2013 ... To understand how coma occurs, it is first necessary to have a basic .... a more rapid improvement in disability scores during the four weeks of treatment. ... may benefit, from which treatments, and at which stages of recovery.

www.healthpages.org/brain-injury/brain-injury-understanding-coma

There is no set pattern of recovery from coma, but there are signs that may mean ... The next stage of improvement is when your loved one begins to follow some .... My Doughter has been in coma for the passed four days after a brain injury ...

waiting.com/levelsofcoma.html

Coma levels are commonly assessed by two different scales; the Glasgow Coma Scale and the Rancho ... They provide a descriptive guideline of the various stages a brain injury patient will experience as he/she progresses through recovery.

cirrie.buffalo.edu/encyclopedia/en/article/133

Even if a majority of severely brain injured patients recover from coma within the first ... and go through different stages before fully or partially recovering consciousness. .... The scale is comprised of four subscales assessing motor and ocular ...