Delayed Recovery from the Vegetative and Minimally Conscious States


Background: Severity of brain injury is determined by the depth and duration of coma. Most patients who recover from coma open their eyes by four weeks post injury. They are then no longer in coma. They may have recovered... [ view full abstract ]


  1. samira Dhamapurkar (The Raphael Medical Centre)
  2. Agnes Shiel (Nation)
  3. Barbara Wilson (Oliver Zangwill Centre)
  4. Anita Rose (The Raphael Medical Centre)

Topic Areas

Horizon 2020 and occupational therapy / science research , WHO 2020 health promotion and disease prevention


OS - 5A » Brain Injury (13:50 - Friday, 17th June, AC213)