Embracing Life and Facing Death: A Jewish Guide to Palliative Care

Embracing Life and Facing Death: A Jewish Guide to Palliative Care

by Daniel S. Brenner, Tsvi Blanchard, Joseph J. Fins, Bradley Hirschfield
     
 
Embracing Life and Facing Death: A Jewish Guide to Palliative Care is a book that addresses the challenges of serious illness with both hope and honesty. Written by rabbis from CLAL-The National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership in partnership with Joseph J. Fins, M.D., one of the nation's leading physicians in the field of end-of-life care, the book

Overview

Embracing Life and Facing Death: A Jewish Guide to Palliative Care is a book that addresses the challenges of serious illness with both hope and honesty. Written by rabbis from CLAL-The National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership in partnership with Joseph J. Fins, M.D., one of the nation's leading physicians in the field of end-of-life care, the book brings the wisdom of the Jewish tradition into a dialogue with the contemporary ethical and spiritual concerns facing today's families. Covering issues such as pain management, advance care planning, and end-of-life ethics, the guide is an essential companion for those facing life-threatening illness.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780963332905
Publisher:
C L A L - The National Jewish Center for Learning & Leadersh
Publication date:
01/31/2005
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.20(d)

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