Trapped in his own body for 23 years ??? the coma victim who screamed unheard (The Guardian, 24 Nov 2009, Page 3)



Trapped in his own body for 23 years ??? the coma victim who screamed unheard
Kate Connolly Berlin
The Guardian
24 Nov 2009

For 23 years Rom Houben was imprisoned in his own body. He saw his doctors and nurses as they visited him during their daily rounds; he listened to the conversations of his carers; he heard his mother deliver the news to him that his father had died…. read more…