Change of ascending reticular activating system with recovery from vegetative state to minimally conscious state in a stroke patient

@inproceedings{Jang2016ChangeOA,
  title={Change of ascending reticular activating system with recovery from vegetative state to minimally conscious state in a stroke patient},
  author={Sung Ho Jang and Chul Hoon Chang and Young J. Jung and You Sung Seo},
  booktitle={Medicine},
  year={2016}
}
RATIONALE We report on a stroke patient who showed change of the ascending reticular activating system (ARAS) concurrent with recovery from a vegetative state (VS) to a minimally conscious state (MCS), which was demonstrated on diffusion tensor tractography (DTT). PATIENT CONCERNS A 59-year-old male patient underwent CT-guided stereotactic drainage 3… CONTINUE READING