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Level of consciousness is a term used to describe a person's awareness and understanding of what is happening in his or her surroundings.
There are three main levels of consciousness:
Current as of: March 9, 2022
Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review:William H. Blahd Jr. MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & Adam Husney MD - Family Medicine
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