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Olfactory sniffing signals consciousness in unresponsive patients with brain injuries

  • 1.  Olfactory sniffing signals consciousness in unresponsive patients with brain injuries

    Posted 05-01-2020 13:55
    Is it possible this incredibly inexpensive, simple test developed at the Weitzmann Institute in Israel can help identify which patients will wake from coma? They claim 100% accuracy over a 4 year period. Astonishing. 
    www.nature.com/articles/s41586-020-2245-5

    Best,
    Helene