Interactions between Orthodox Jewish patients at the end of life and medical practitioners are frequently difficult. Orthodox Jewish law places a great emphasis on extending life, and many Orthodox Jews assume - sometimes incorrectly - that they must pursue aggressive care under all circumstances according to Jewish law.
Orthodox Jewish law places a great emphasis on extending life, and many Orthodox Jews, sometimes incorrectly assume they must pursue aggressive treatment in all circumstances according to Jewish law.
Title: Advanced Illness and Orthodox Jewish Law: Approaches to Communication and Medical Decision Making
Publication date 2013-11-01
Publication Year 2013
Center for Jewish End of Life Care
Resource provided by IssueLab
IssueLab's Embeddable Widget
Use this super simple form to customize and generate the code you need to display this content in your own environment - no programming required. The feed will inherit more specific styles, like font face and font color, from your website.
Your widget code
Add to the Collection
Please use the form below to provide us with your recommendation, and we'll check it out. Include your name and email address along with your suggestion just in case we need to get in touch. Thank you for contacting us.