Keyword: coma

French court says wife of man in coma can decide on life support

Court granted tetraplegic Vincent Lambert's wife Rachel, and not his parents, the right to decide whether he should still receive care.

European court rules French doctors can cease care of man in seven-year coma

The move to discontinue life-support care of Vincent Lambert, 39, left tetraplegic by a road accident, caused bitter divisions among his family.

Michael Schumacher 'out of coma' and moved to Switzerland

Family of seven-time F1 champion says he has come out of a coma and has been moved from France to a hospital in Lausanne. 

Schumacher 'still in wake-up phase'

Manager of former Formula 1 champion Michael Schumacher says he remains in a medically-induced coma in a French hospital.