What about Pain in Disorders of Consciousness?

Abstract

The management and treatment of acute pain is very difficult in non-communicative patients with disorders of consciousness (i.e., vegetative state/unresponsive wakefulness syndrome (VS/UWS) and minimally conscious state), creating an ethical dilemma for caregivers and an emotional burden among both relatives and caregivers. In this review, we summarize… (More)
DOI: 10.1208/s12248-012-9346-5

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