persistent vegetative state
Chart showing causes of coma. This is very important to all of you fiction writers out there.
Before his treatment, the patient had been in a persistent vegetative state for nine weeks due to having a heart attack
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Information regarding coma and vegetative state when a person has the ability to be awake yet is completely unaware of their surroundings.
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British neuroscientist Professor Adrian Owen uses fMRI scans to detect meaningful brain activity in patients previously thought completely unaware in persistent vegetative states.
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