Day: December 16, 2009

Damage to the arteries of the cerebellum is one potential cause of paralysis and the inability to communicate.

Communicating with the Locked-In

Facilitated communication is exploitation supported by false hope and good intentions. Brain-machine interfaces are progressing with agonizing slowness, but offer true potential in actually permitting paralyzed people to communicate and even regain movement.

/ December 16, 2009