Volume 23 Issue 3 - 'I don't want to be a burden'

Bioethics Research Notes 23 (3):40- (2011)

Ewing, Selena R Sometimes we find a question in bioethics that seems so mundane and common that nobody cares to consider it, and yet it has no easy answer. The question of my current research project is this. When an elderly person, perhaps your parent or your patient, says 'I don't want to be a burden,' what do they mean and how should we respond?
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