Family experiences of Vegetative and Minimally Conscious States

This ┬áresource for families of people in a prolonged disorder of consciousness was created by Professor Jenny Kitzinger and Professor Celia Kitzinger from over 65 interviews with families. It has won an award from the British Medical Association for the way it deals with ethical issues. It was also presented with the ESRC award for Impact on Society. It meets the Information Standard – for high quality health information.

Find out about issues such as hope, care and treatment, making decisions, impact on the family and reflections on consciousness, recovery and end-of-life.

Click here to access the module. Or paste into your browser the following URL: http://healthtalk.org/peoples-experiences/nerves-brain/family-experiences-vegetative-and-minimally-conscious-states/overview