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Post-Traumatic Vegetative State

by Giuliano Dolce

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Thieme Medical Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Critical Care,
  • Mental Health,
  • Neurology - General,
  • Medical / Neurology,
  • Pathology,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Persistent Vegetative State

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages158
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12327424M
    ISBN 101588901165
    ISBN 109781588901163

    The early post-traumatic vegetative state (VS) is compatible with recovery. Various clinical and laboratory tests have failed to predict recovery so we assessed the value of cerebral magnetic-resonance imaging (MRI) in prediction of recovery. The aim of the present study was to examine the bladder tone in vegetative patients using urodynamic tests. The study population consisted of 17 patients, 13 men and four women, in a post-traumatic vegetative state under treatment at the Loewenstein Rehabilitation Centre. Time since injury ranged from 1 to 6 months.

    Unexpected Improvement After Prolonged Post-Traumatic Vegetative State Acta Neurochir Suppl (Wien). ; doi: /_ Authors W F Arts 1, H R van Dongen, J Meulstee. Affiliation 1 Erasmus University Rotterdam. Most patients diagnosed with a severe cases of TBI are in a coma, vegetative state, or partially immobilized causing them to lose basic motor skills. How to cope with TBI? As compared to PTSD and MST mild and moderate cases of TBI are manageable and can be controlled so that you can live a normal life.

    Recovery usually follows a step-by-step path. Most people progress through the stages of coma, vegetative state, minimally conscious state, emerged from minimally conscious state, and post-traumatic confusional state. Then, people often continue to improve slowly over time.   Post-traumatic apallic syndrome following head injury. Part 2: Treatment References; Citations Additional structured stimulation programmes are used for the treatment of coma and vegetative state. The theoretical foundation is derived from animal studies. The relevance of the results for the rehabilitation of head-injured human patients.


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Post-Traumatic Vegetative State Hardcover – January 1, by Giuliano Dolce (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Giuliano Dolce. Written by authors with over 20 years of experience in the rehabilitation of patients in a persistent vegetative state, this practical text bridges a gap in the specialized literature by providing neurologists, emergency physicians, physiatrists, and internists, as well as therapists, with a new set of tools to make rapid progress in the treatment of these patients whose Author: Giuliano Dolce, Leon Sazbon.

The Post-traumatic Vegetative State - Leon Sazbon - Google Books. Written by authors with over 20 years of experience in the rehabilitation of patients in a persistent vegetative state, this. The Post-traumatic Vegetative State by Giuliano Dolce,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Read "Post-Traumatic Vegetative State" by Giuliano Dolce available from Rakuten Kobo. The authors have compiled into a practical text their experiences encompassing over 20 years of work in the rehabilitati Brand: Thieme.

Written by authors with over 20 years of experience in the rehabilitation of patients in a persistent vegetative state, this practical text bridges a gap in the specialized literature by providing neurologists, emergency physicians, physiatrists, and internists, as well as therapists, with a new set of tools to make rapid progress in the treatment of these patients whose improvement is.

from post-traumatic vegetative state. Brain Inj. ; 23 (2) While there are several books devoted to the study of specific issues of brain death, this book encompasses a wide. A post‐traumatic vegetative state that holds for more than 12 months is defined as “permanent”, implying a very low probability of regaining consciousness.

Here we report on a patient who emerged from a traumatic vegetative state after 20 months. Beginning from the 6th month, we observed an improvement in the event‐related potentials.

Sometimes the state of consciousness is the key aspect, and families are told that the patient is in a coma, is minimally conscious (is in a minimally aware state), is experiencing post-comatose unawareness, prolonged coma, is suffering from apallic syndrome, or is in a (perhaps a continuous, persistent or permanent) vegetative state (PVS) or.

Objectives:Post-traumatic vegetative state (VS) have a reputation of causing heavy expenses on the society. This analysis is to calculate the precise cost of. Edited by Giuliano Dolce G and Leon Sazbon.

Published by Thieme, Stuttgart,pp€ ISBN This study of the vegetative state (VS), substantially written by Dolce and Sazbon with contributions from a number of colleagues, offers an interesting Mediterranean contrast to Brian Jennett’s recent survey of the condition that he and Fred Plum.

The aim of this study was to report that late recovery with moderate disability is possible, even after several months in vegetative state. Case report: This study describes the case of a year-old male student who recovered consciousness from vegetative state 19 months after a traumatic brain injury which had occurred in December A.

The post-traumatic vegetative state. [Giuliano Dolce; Leon Sazbon;] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Giuliano Dolce; Leon Sazbon. Find more information about: ISBN: X Arts WFM, van Dongen HR, van Hof-van Duin J, Lammens E () Unexpected improvement after prolonged post-traumatic vegetative state.

J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry – PubMed CrossRef Google Scholar. Get this from a library. The Post-Traumatic Vegetative State. [Giuliano Dolce; Leon Sazbon] -- The authors have compiled into a practical text their experiences encompassing over 20 years of work with patients in a persistent vegetative state.

In addition to. Post-Traumatic Vegetative State, 1ed | Written by authors with over 20 years of experience in the rehabilitation of patients in a persistent vegetative state, this practical text bridges a gap in the specialized literature by providing neurologists, emergency physicians, physiatrists, and internists, as well as therapists, with a new set of.

The Post-traumatic Vegetative State Print ISBN Online ISBN The vegetative state is characterized by the absence of awareness, voluntary or otherwise purposeful behavioral responses to external stimuli, and.

Unfortunately, vegetative states may be misdiagnosed in up to 43 percent of patients, and one half of patients in post-traumatic vegetative states may recover within one year. In response to the need to better define the natural history of emerging consciousness after traumatic brain injury (TBI) and to better describe the characteristics of the condition commonly labeled Post-traumatic Amnesia, a case definition and diagnostic criteria for the Post- traumatic Confusional State (PTCS) were developed.

The post-traumatic vegetative state,Dolce, G. / Sazbon, L.,Thieme,Neurologia - Acquista e ordina libri e testi di medicina,Neurologia direttamente online The authors have compiled into a practical text their experiences encompassing over 20 years of work with patients in a persistent vegetative state.A persistent vegetative state or post-coma unresponsiveness is a disorder of consciousness in which patients with severe brain damage are in a state of partial arousal rather than true awareness.

After four weeks in a vegetative state, the patient is classified as in a persistent vegetative state.

This diagnosis is classified as a permanent vegetative state some months .Persistent Vegetative State (n.).

1. Vegetative state refers to the neurocognitive status of individuals with severe brain damage, in whom physiologic functions (sleep-wake cycles, autonomic control, and breathing) persist, but awareness (including all cognitive function and emotion) is abolished.