Brain Connectivity in Disorders of Consciousness

  title={Brain Connectivity in Disorders of Consciousness},
  author={M{\'e}lanie Boly and Marcello Massimini and Marta Isabel Garrido and Olivia Gosseries and Quentin Noirhomme and Steven Laureys and Andrea Soddu},
  journal={Brain connectivity},
  volume={2 1},
The last 10 years witnessed a considerable increase in our knowledge of brain function in survivors to severe brain injuries with disorders of consciousness (DOC). At the same time, a growing interest developed for the use of functional neuroimaging as a new diagnostic tool in these patients. In this context, particular attention has been devoted to connectivity studies-as these, more than measures of brain metabolism, may be more appropriate to capture the dynamics of large populations of… 

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