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Letters to the Editor: Discussing sexual health after traumatic brain injury: an unmet need!

Letters to the Editor: Discussing sexual health after traumatic brain injury: an unmet need!

| February 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Innov Clin Neurosci. 2017;14(1–2):11–12 Dear Editor: Sexual dysfunction (SD) after traumatic brain injury (TBI) is an often neglected and underreported issue within the medical field.[1,2] A recent interesting work by Bivona et al[1] found that TBI survivors and their partners showed a decrease in sexual desire and frequency of sexual intercourse, particularly those who suffered […]

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The Right to Die in Chronic Disorders of Consciousness: Can We Avoid the Slippery Slope Argument?

The Right to Die in Chronic Disorders of Consciousness: Can We Avoid the Slippery Slope Argument?

| December 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

by Rocco Salvatore Calabrò, MD, PhD; Antonino Naro, MD, PhD; Rosaria De Luca, MS, PhD; Margherita Russo, MD, PhD; Lory Caccamo, PhD; Alfredo Manuli, MS; Alessia Bramanti; and Placido Bramanti, MD Drs. Calabró, Naro, de Luca, Russo, Manuli, A. Bramanti, and P. Bramanti are from the IRCCS Centro Neurolesi “Bonino-Pulejo” in Messina, Italy; and Dr. […]

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Letter to the editor: Diagnosing Disorder of Consciousness: The Opening of Pandora’s Box!

Letter to the editor: Diagnosing Disorder of Consciousness: The Opening of Pandora’s Box!

| April 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Dear Editor: Consciousness is a multifaceted concept that has two major components: awareness of environment of self (i.e., the content of consciousness) and wakefulness (i.e., the level of consciousness). Whereas the level of arousal reflects the overall state of activity in the brain, conscious awareness is a more dynamic and complex process involving various cerebral […]

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