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lisab
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Jan1-13, 08:56 AM
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We've all seen in the movies and pop culture where a person has been injured and is urged to fight to stay awake. Is there a medical justification for this? If someone is injured and waiting for medical care, should they fight to stay conscious? Why? Can this really delay or avoid death?
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