Disorders of Consciousness: Handbook of Clinical Neurology by G. Bryan Young, Eelco F. M. Wijdicks

By G. Bryan Young, Eelco F. M. Wijdicks

Книга problems of attention: guide of scientific Neurology problems of cognizance: guide of medical NeurologyКниги Медицина Автор: G. Bryan younger, Eelco F. M. Wijdicks Год издания: 2008 Формат: pdf Издат.:Elsevier Страниц: 416 Размер: 9,4 ISBN: 0444518959 Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:This identify is directed basically in the direction of wellbeing and fitness care execs outdoor of the us. A quantity within the HANDBOON OF scientific NEUROLOGY sequence (Series Editors: Michael J. Aminoff, division of Neurology, collage of California, San Francisco, united states; François Boller, Bethesda, united states; Dick F. Swaab, Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience, Amsterdam, the Netherlands) on problems of awareness.

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6. Brain death is the total and irreversible loss of brain function. Clinical ‘brain death criteria’ for most countries are met if the entire extent of the brainstem and the hypothalamus are irreversibly destroyed. Ancillary testing, however, must show loss of total brain function, as revealed by tests revealing absence of blood flow to the entire brain. 2. Etiology After defining the category and thus the approximate site of impairment of consciousness (above), clues as to the etiology should be sought.

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