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The Vincent Lambert Affair: chronology of events

  29 September 2008: At the age of 32, Vincent Lambert was plunged into a deep coma by a serious car accident. Hospitalised at the re-animation unit at the Hospital complex of Chalons-en-Champagne, he woke to a so-called “poorly relational” state. July 2011: Prof....

New Hope for Quadriplegic Patients?

According to Dr. Ajboye, co-author of a study published in Lancet, this past March 28, 2017 his patient Bill Kochevar, a 56-year-old American, suffering from total paralysis, was able to coordinate reaching and grasping movements using his own paralyzed arm and hand,...

Justice orders continuing health care for baby Marwa

On Wednesday February 7, the administrative court in Marseilles issued a court order to continue health care for one-year old baby Marwa, who had been put in an induced coma at the Timone hospital. After an aggressive enterovirus attacked her nervous system, Marwa was...
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