Disorders of consciousness: Diagnostic accuracy of brain imaging in the vegetative state

@article{Owen2014DisordersOC,
  title={Disorders of consciousness: Diagnostic accuracy of brain imaging in the vegetative state},
  author={Adrian M. Owen},
  journal={Nature Reviews Neurology},
  year={2014},
  volume={10},
  pages={370-371}
}
  • A. Owen
  • Published 1 July 2014
  • Psychology
  • Nature Reviews Neurology
Differential diagnosis in the vegetative and minimally conscious states is notoriously difficult. A new report compares the diagnostic accuracy of two neuroimaging methods, using bedside behavioural assessment as a reference. The results highlight the many theoretical and methodological challenges in studying this patient group. 
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