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Title Assessing pain and communication in disorders of consciousness / edited by Camille Chatelle and Steven Laureys
Published London : Routledge, [2016]
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Description 1 online resource
Series Neuropsychological rehabilitation
Neuropsychological rehabilitation.
Contents 1. Introduction to the challenge of pain and communication in disorders of consciousness / Camille Chatelle, Steven Laureys, and Caroline Schnakers -- 2. The cortical processing of pain / Andr©♭ Mouraux -- 3. Behavioral assessment of pain in disorders of consciousness : clinical and ethical issues / Nathan D. Zasler, Anne T. O'Brien, and Caroline Schnakers -- 4. Overcoming the challenges of accurately assessing consciousness and communication in the context of pain assessment / John Whyte and Mark Sherer -- 5. Using paraclinical assessments to detect consciousness and communicate with severly brain-injured patients / Camille Chatelle and Damien Lesenfants -- 6. Brain-computer interface (BCI) communication in the locked-in : a tool for differential diagnosis / Ujwal Chaudhary, Francesco Piccione, and Niels Birbaumer -- 7. Disorders of consciousness in an evolving neuroscience context / Graham Wilson and Eric Racine -- 8. Conclusion and future perspectives / Camille Chatelle and Steven Laureys
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Brain damage -- Imaging.
Interpersonal communication -- Testing.
Loss of consciousness -- Imaging.
Pain -- Measurement.
Form Electronic book
Author Chatelle, Camille, editor
Laureys, Steven, editor
ISBN 1138814806
1317600622 (electronic bk)
9781317600626 (electronic bk)