Spontaneous and reflex head turning in brain death
Hospital Universitario Marqués de Valdecilla. Servicio de Neurofisiologia, Av Valdecilla, s/n, 39008 Santander, Cantabria, España
Critical Care 2013, 17:440 doi:10.1186/cc12753Published: 31 July 2013
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Head rotation in a patient with diagnosis of brain death (BD) has been scarcely reported. We report a new case, in order to highlight the importance of a correct identification of such movements to consider the legal implication revolving around the diagnosis of BD.