Societal perceptions of the diagnosis and treatment of cognitive impairment after severe brain injury have been influenced by the legacies of the right-to-die movement and psychosurgery. Here I propose an ethical stereotaxy for severe brain injury that balances risks, benefits and access to this neglected population, in light of advances in cognitive neuroscience.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Nature Reviews Neuroscience|
|State||Published - Apr 2003|
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