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:
|Primary Medical Reviewer||William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine|
|Specialist Medical Reviewer||David Messenger, MD|
|Current as of||January 7, 2013|
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