Skip to Content
View Additional Content In This Section
A person who is unconscious is not aware of what is going on around
him or her. He or she may not be able to make purposeful movements.
A person may become unconscious from an injury or a health
Current as of:
September 9, 2014
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & H. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
To learn more about Healthwise, visit Healthwise.org.
© 1995-2015 Healthwise, Incorporated. Healthwise, Healthwise for every health decision, and the Healthwise logo are trademarks of Healthwise, Incorporated.