iRescueRadio 014: Coma Patients: 40 percent Misdiagnosed, Creating Bionic Hands, Ears and More

This episode of iRescueRadio covers coma patients.  40% of those in a vegetative state may be misdiagnosed! There are some amazing stories that we talk about including a personal story given by Roy of a time that he witnessed something pretty spectacular while working around a coma patient.

We also talk about the creation or bionic hands, ears, and more!

iRescueRadio Episode 14 [Download]

Sources:

40% of coma patients in a ‘vegetative state’ may be misdiagnosed, says a new report (Times Online)
Sporty student Evan Reynolds tells of his joy at bionic hand (Times Online)
New bionic ear uses smart plastic (News in Science)

Roy Shaw

Roy is the lead trainer and co-founder of ProTrainings. He is also an EMT paramedic whose opinions about rescue come from many years of experience on the ambulance.

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