View Single Post
lisab
lisab is offline
#1
Jan1-13, 08:56 AM
Mentor
lisab's Avatar
P: 2,917
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?
Phys.Org News Partner Medical research news on Phys.org
New study finds 2.5 million basketball injuries to high school athletes in six seasons
Cancer patients need anxiety, depression screening
Neuroscientists discover brain circuits involved in emotion