What Happens To The Brain During A Coma – Business Insider

Chris Brooker
November 27, 2012

 

What is going on inside the heads of individuals in a coma has been steeped in mystery. Now, a new study finds coma patients have dramatically reorganized brain networks, a finding that could shed light on the mystery of consciousness.

Compared with healthy patients in the study, high-traffic hubs of brain activity are dark in coma patients while more quiet regions spring to life.

Read more: http://www.livescience.com/25030-coma-brain-reorganized.html#ixzz2NRioHiQo

What Happens To The Brain During A Coma – Business Insider

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