John Kerr posted in awareness • consciousness • EEG • persistent vegetative state on November 10th, 2011.
What if you were trapped in your own body, unable to move or communicate in any way? How would any one know you are conscious? New research has offered an insight into detecting awareness in such situations. A new study, published the leading medical journal the Lancet, shows that awareness can be detected in people […]
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