From Lee Anna's Coma lecture (not in text):
What are two prognostic viewpoints about coma patients and what two factors generally
account for the difference in viewpoints?
What is a major problem with how rating scales such as the Glasgow Coma Scale
are commonly used?
Whether or not a patient exhibits a specific behavior tells you very little unless
When attempting to determine whether a behavior is a true response to a stimulus,
how do you begin?
What 3 research precautions did Lee Anna give?
What are 3 major influences on a patient's chance for recovery?
Discuss the pros and cons of the ICRI program.
List 3 therapeutic roles of music with coma patients.
The musical stimulation program should be presented for only brief periods of
time during patient's alert stage unless a lengthy ___________ produces a better
_______ of or more different _______ of responses.
List 3 ways in which the family can be involved with music therapy.
Home sounds which may be used for stimulation include:
Sounds of previous importance to patient which may be used for auditory stimulation
Considerations for musical stimuli include:
Nonmusical stimuli which are helpful to incorporate in the arousal attempts are:
Documentation of behaviors should include a description of continuums such as:
Frequency, maintenance time, and a description of ______ changes are important
to note in documentation of behaviors.