Family Experiences of Vegetative and Minimally Conscious States



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Advisory Panel

Gunars Libeks and Margaret Kellas 
Family Representatives

David Menon 
Professor and Head of the Department of Anaesthesia, Principle Investigator in the Wolfson Brain Imaging Centre and co-chair of the acute brain injury programme at the University of Cambridge

Richard Morris
Headway, Information Officer

Andrew Taylor 
Headway, Website Manager

Lynne Turner Stokes 
Director of the Regional Rehabilitation Unit and Dunhill Chair of Rehabilitation, and chair of Royal College of Physicians’ working party on Prolonged Disorders of Consciousness

Sue Ziebland
Professor of Medical Sociology, Research Director, Health Experiences Research Group, Department of Primary Care, University of Oxford.

Acknowledgements and thanks 
To all those who took part in interviews, and the professionals who helped us recruit participants, and to our sister, Polly Kitzinger, who inspired this research.

Supported by:
Economic and Social Research Council, Knowledge Exchange Grant [ES/K00560X/1]

Financial support from the Health Experiences Research Group


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