PREMORTEM CLARITY

a state of cognitive alertness, following a time of clouded or mixed up cognition, which sometimes returns before death. Premortem clarity, at times, has consequential correlations, like the utterance of final words and the confirmation or changing of last wills and testaments.

PREMORTEM CLARITY: "The premortem clarity many patients experience is commonly seen when you work in a hospital- still, it's never easy."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PREMORTEM CLARITY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/premortem-clarity/ (accessed June 25, 2021).
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