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Chen, R., and Young, G. B. (1996). Metabolic encephalopathies. Baillieres Clin. Neurol. 5(3), 577-598.

Edgren, E., Hedstrand, U., Kelsey, S., Sutton-Tyrrell, K., and Safar, P. (1994). Assessment of neurological prognosis in comatose survivors of cardiac arrest, BRCT I Study Group. Lancet 343(8905), 1055-1059.

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Maiese, K., and Caronna, J. J. (1995). Coma. In Critical Care Medicine: Principles of Diagnosis and Management (J. E. Parrillo and R. C. Bone, Eds.), pp. 1157-1176. Mosby, Philadelphia.

Plum, F., and Posner, J. B. (1982). The Diagnosis of Stupor and Coma. 3rd ed. Davis, Philadelphia.

Shihabuddin, L. S., Palmer, T. D., and Gage, F. H. (1999). The search for neural progenitor cells: Prospects for the therapy of neurodegenerative disease. Mol. Med. Today 11, 474-480.

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