The Science of Consciousness:
Chapter 17: Death and the Brain
UAE woman Munira Abdulla wakes up after 27 years in a coma. Murina Abdulla was 32 when she was involved in a traffic accident in 1991. She was diagnosed as being in a vegetative state and moved around hospitals before being given therapy in Germany. In 2018 she said the name of her son, Omar (who was four at the time of the accident). She become more responsive, can carried out limited conversation, and feel pain.