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Brain death is the complete loss of brain function state legislatures in the united states moved to accept brain death as an acceptable indication of. Brain death examination is usually performed by neurologists or neurosurgeons and is a direct consequence of their involvement in the care of patients with an.
Death just became even more scary: scientists say people are aware they’re dead because their consciousness continues to work after the body has stopped showing. Stroke is a disease that affects the arteries leading to and within the brain it is the no 5 cause of death and a leading cause of disability in the united states. Each year in the us an average of a dozen high school and college football players die during practices and games, according to a new study that finds. Brain death statutes in the united states differ by state and institution some us state or hospital guidelines require the examiner to have certain expertise. Nimh news feeds about us about us home join a research study learn more about the nih neurobiobank and brain tissue donation.