Disorders of Consciousness (II)
Session Title 2:
Disorders of Consciousness Special Interest Group
Aurore Thibaut, physiotherapist (ULg 2010), is a PhD student at the Coma Science Group. She is working on direct brain current stimulations in patients with disorders of consciousness and trying to improve brain plasticity as well as facilitate the recovery of these patients. She is also working on motor trouble especially on spasticity in this population. Aurore Thibaut is involved in the behavioral assessment of patients with disorders of consciousness and para-clinical examination such as Positron Emission Tomography, trying to understand the mechanism underlying the neural correlate of consciousness.