5. Emotional Pain

The aim of this section is to consider the significance of emotional pain.

In the following vignette, we will meet an elderly man as he goes about his daily life, followed by some thoughts about emotional pain offered by Dr. Don Melady, an emergency physician with a particular interest in the care of older patients, and bioethicist, Dr. Kerry Bowman.

(To read along click here.)

Connect to Save Progress

You are not currently logged in. Create an account to keep track of your progress.

If you already have an account, please .