Coma and Brain Death

woman lying in a hospital bed with IV


Neurological Assessment of Coma

Bates DE. Neurological assessment of coma. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 2001;71(Suppl 1):i13-i17.

Severe Brain Injury to Neurological Determination of Death: Canadian Forum Recommendations

Shemie SD, Doig C, Dickens B, et al. Severe brain injury to neurological determination of death: Canadian forum recommendations. CMAJ 2006;174(Suppl):S1-S12.

Bioethics for Clinicians: Brain Death

Lazar N, Shemie S, Webster GC, Dickens BM. Bioethics for clinicians: 24. Brain death. CMAJ 2001;164:833-6.