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Fewer patients with brain injury being declared ‘brain dead’

Fewer patients with brain injury are being declared “brain dead,” perhaps reflecting better injury prevention and improved care, according to a new study in CMAJ. Read article Advertisements

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Peculiar Brain Signals Found in “Flat-Lined” Patient

What if inside the brain of a person who had already flat lined, there was still something going on—some murmur of electrical signals? Could the person still be considered brain dead? Read article

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