Latest interview to Prof Monti on the topic of brain death and its criteria:
- Los Angeles Times (online): What constitutes brain death?
- Los Angeles Times (print): Criteria vary for brain death diagnosis.
- Definition of brain death depends on hospital, study finds.
A new MontiLab paper published in Neurology (IF: 8.3) demonstrating the importance of thalamo-frontal connectivity in cognitive function for patients with Disorders of Consciousness.
Monti M.M., Rosenberg M., Finoia P., Kamau E., Pickard J.D., Owen A.M. (2015) Thalamo-frontal connectivity mediates top-down cognitive functions in disorders of consciousness. Neurology, 85:1-7. [Pub ahead of print].
See also the accompanying Editorial by S. Goldman and N. Schiff.