Why Is the Distinction between Neural Predispositions, Prerequisites, and Correlates of the Level of Consciousness Clinically Relevant?: Functional Brain Imaging in Coma and Vegetative State

G. Northoff, Wolf Dieter Heiss

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7 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1147-1151
Number of pages5
JournalStroke
Volume46
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2015

Keywords

  • coma
  • functional magnetic resonance imaging
  • neural predispositions
  • positron emission tomography
  • 4 aminobutyric acid A receptor
  • oxygen 15
  • brain depth stimulation
  • consciousness
  • consciousness level
  • correlational study
  • disease predisposition
  • electroencephalogram
  • functional neuroimaging
  • glucose metabolism
  • human
  • persistent vegetative state
  • priority journal
  • Review
  • metabolism
  • pathophysiology
  • procedures
  • Coma
  • Functional Neuroimaging
  • Humans
  • Persistent Vegetative State

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