Tag: <span>empathy</span>

Empathy Sympathy

Empathy vs. Sympathy Empathy, sympathy and compassion are often poorly understood, inadequately defined and easily confused. Empathy and sympathy are emotions that serve two different but related functions. In the case of sympathy, you feel for the patient; you feel sorry for them but may not necessarily understand fully what they are experiencing. You may …

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Factitious vs. Fictitious

What is factitious disorder? First let us address what it is not: Factitious disorders are not malingering (wherein the individual …
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Candidate

Candidate: “When it became mandated that all patients seeking implant trial (whether pump or stimulator) be psychologically …
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Religion and Injury

Addiction and physical dependence are not the same thing. Briefly, addiction is a chronic, relapsing disease characterized …
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