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The Resource Conscious in a vegetative state? : a critique of the PVS concept, by Peter McCullagh

Conscious in a vegetative state? : a critique of the PVS concept, by Peter McCullagh

Label
Conscious in a vegetative state? : a critique of the PVS concept
Title
Conscious in a vegetative state?
Title remainder
a critique of the PVS concept
Statement of responsibility
by Peter McCullagh
Title variation
Critique of the persistent vegetative state concept
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
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McCullagh, P. J.
Dewey number
617.4810444
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
International library of ethics, law, and the new medicine
Series volume
v. 23
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  • Persistent vegetative state
  • Brain damage
  • Bioethical Issues
  • Consciousness
  • Ethics, Clinical
  • Jurisprudence
  • Life Support Care
  • Persistent Vegetative State
  • Persistent Vegetative State
  • Prognosis
Label
Conscious in a vegetative state? : a critique of the PVS concept, by Peter McCullagh
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-345) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
History and context of the persistent vegetative state -- Pathological basis of vegetative states -- Authoritative statements -- Consciousness -- Sentience -- Electrophysiological and imaging studies of patients in vegetative states -- Analogy between anaesthesia and the persistent vegetative state -- Diagnosis and misdiagnosis of vegetative states -- Emergence from a vegetative state -- Perspective of disability -- Positive management or an exercise in futility? -- Thirst -- Withdrawal of hydration and nutrition from patients in vegetative states -- Some economic considerations -- Vegetative states in court -- Continuing unresponsiveness in the future
Control code
56964856
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 351 pages
Isbn
9781402026300
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Conscious in a vegetative state? : a critique of the PVS concept, by Peter McCullagh
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-345) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
History and context of the persistent vegetative state -- Pathological basis of vegetative states -- Authoritative statements -- Consciousness -- Sentience -- Electrophysiological and imaging studies of patients in vegetative states -- Analogy between anaesthesia and the persistent vegetative state -- Diagnosis and misdiagnosis of vegetative states -- Emergence from a vegetative state -- Perspective of disability -- Positive management or an exercise in futility? -- Thirst -- Withdrawal of hydration and nutrition from patients in vegetative states -- Some economic considerations -- Vegetative states in court -- Continuing unresponsiveness in the future
Control code
56964856
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 351 pages
Isbn
9781402026300
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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