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For Vegetative Patients, A Brain Scan May Detect Hope Of Recovery

By Melissa Healy, Los Angeles Times In the netherworld that lies between death and full consciousness, some grievously injured or ill patients will remain suspended indefinitely. But others, given time, will eke their way out of the twilight and toward recovery. Accurately predicting which group an apparently vegetative patient falls into could bring comfort, solace and […]

April 16, 2014