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Author Owen, Adrian M, author.

Title Into the gray zone : a neuroscientist explores the border between life and death / Adrian Owen.

Publication Info. New York : Scribner, 2017.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction    616.849 OWE    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First Scribner hardcover edition.
Description xi, 304 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-281) and index.
Summary A neuroscientist reveals his work with patients believed to be brain dead to explain how up to twenty percent of them were still consciously alive, sharing insights into what life may be like for such patients and its moral implications.
Subject Persistent vegetative state.
Brain damage -- Patients.
Persistent vegetative state -- Moral and ethical aspects.
ISBN 1501135201

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