Chapter 15. Outcome from Severe Neurological Illness; Should it Influence Medical Decisions?

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme and
  2. Maeve O'Connor
  1. Fred Plum and
  2. David E. Levy

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720523.ch15

Ciba Foundation Symposium 69 - Brain and Mind

Ciba Foundation Symposium 69 - Brain and Mind

How to Cite

Plum, F. and Levy, D. E. (1979) Outcome from Severe Neurological Illness; Should it Influence Medical Decisions?, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 69 - Brain and Mind (eds G. E. W. Wolstenholme and M. O'Connor), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720523.ch15

Author Information

  1. Department of Neurology, New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1979

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780444900951

Online ISBN: 9780470720523

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Keywords:

  • neurological illness;
  • medical decisions;
  • body transplant;
  • brain death;
  • brain damage

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Acknowledgement

  • References