Preservation of electroencephalographic organization in patients with impaired consciousness and imaging-based evidence of command-following Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Awareness
  • Consciousness Disorders
  • Electroencephalography
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging

abstract

  • These findings suggest that conventional EEG is a simple strategy that complements behavioral and imaging characterization of DOC patients. Preservation of specific EEG features may be used to assess the likelihood of unrecognized cognitive abilities in severely brain-injured patients with very limited or no motor responses.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4354809

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/ana.24283

PubMed ID

  • 25270034

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 869

end page

  • 79

volume

  • 76

number

  • 6