Residual cerebral activity and behavioural fragments can remain in the persistently vegetative brain

Nicholas D. Schiff, Urs Ribary, Diana Rodriguez Moreno, Bradley Beattie, Eugene Kronberg, Ronald Blasberg, Joseph Giacino, Caroline McCagg, Joseph J. Fins, Rodolfo Llinás, Fred Plum
2002 Brain  
Abbreviations: AEF = auditory evoked magnetic ®eld; CSPTC = corticostriatopallidal±thalamocortical; FDG-PET = [ 18 F]¯uorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography; MEF = magnetic evoked ®eld; MEG = magnetoencephalography; PVS = persistent vegetative state; rCMRglu = regional cerebral metabolic rate for glucose; ROI = region (volume) of interest; SEF = somatosensory evoked magnetic ®eld ã
doi:10.1093/brain/awf131 pmid:12023311 fatcat:72lfqwsaova2bkcctgzqkhaydm