A Canadian man who was believed to have been in a vegetative state for more than a decade, has been able to tell scientists that he is not in any pain.
< http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/em/fr/-/news/health-20268044 >
So, don't talk about the patient in the same room as the patient. They might be aware but locked in.
Spotted on an entry by naamah_darling.