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Brain death is an irreversible cessation of all functions of the brain and requires apneic coma with absence of elicitable brainstem reflexes for its certification. The concept was evolved following inventions of ventillators and pressor drugs wherein the cardiopulmonary function could be sustained even in the absence of brain function. Despite the wide acceptance, the concept is still unclear to many and differences continue on its justification and practice guidelines.

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Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine
Volume / Volumen: 18
Number / Número: 9
First and last pages / Páginas inicial-final: 596-605
Year / Año: 2014
Month / Mes: september

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Principal institution where the research took place
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Government Medical College, Aurangabad, Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India

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Other articles written by the author Anant Dhanwate
Otros artículos de Anant Dhanwate

Dhanwate AD. Brainstem death: A comprehensive review in Indian perspective. Indian J Crit Care Med 18:596-605, 2014.
Dhanwate AD. Histogenesis of human gastric musculature & nerve plexuses. International Journal of Basic Medical Sciences 2(6):265-72, 2012.
Dhanwate AD. Histogenesis of human gastric mucosa. National Journal of Medical Sciences 1(2):19-25, 2012.
Ambekar S, Dhanwate AD. Trifurcation of C5 root & its clinical importance. International Journal of Basic Medical Sciences 3(1):28-33, 2012.
Salunke AA, Nambi GI, Dhanwate AD, Siriwardana HA. Superficial ulnar artery: Clinical recommendations to avoid iatrogenic complications due to variation in arterial system. Nigerian Medical Journal 55(3):276-77, 2014.

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Anant Dhanwate was invited by SIIC on
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2014, november 3
  The authors' report was accepted on
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2021, march 9
The authors' report was accepted on
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2021, march 9
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2021, june 7

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Brainstem Death: A Comprehensive Review in Indian Perspective

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Anant Dhanwate1

1 Dr., Government Medical College, Aurangabad, Aurangabad, India, Assistant Professor

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