Vegetative Recovery Robert speaks with Dr. Ronald Cranford, ethicist and neurologist at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis about a new study about people in a permanent vegetative state.
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The study, to be published Thursday in the New England Journal of Medicine, describes a woman whose condition improved and was sent home — in a severely retarded and disabled state. Cranford argues the case is rare and should not be viewed as a hopeful sign for vegetative patients.