True or false? Activations of language-related areas in patients with disorders of consciousness.

@article{Kotchoubey2014TrueOF,
  title={True or false? Activations of language-related areas in patients with disorders of consciousness.},
  author={Boris Kotchoubey and Tao Yu and Friedemann Mueller and Dominik Vogel and Sandra Veser and Simone Lang},
  journal={Current pharmaceutical design},
  year={2014},
  volume={20 26},
  pages={
          4239-47
        }
}
Twenty-nine patients with Unresponsive Wakefulness Syndrome (UWS), 26 patients in Minimally Conscious State (MCS), and 21 healthy control individuals matched in age and social environment (patients' relatives) were presented with 80 short sentences half of which were factually correct, and the other half factually incorrect. The diagnosis was made on the basis of repeated neurological examinations as well as the standardized assessment using a Coma Recovery Scale-Revised (CRS-R). fMRI blood… CONTINUE READING