To be Treated or Not to Be Treated

By David Novak

Eugene Borowitz, November 27, 1992

The author discusses the patient's decision-making rights regarding medical care in a framework of relationships--between God and the individual, and the individual and others--and supported with examples of Jewish law.

Topic: Theology, Decision Making, Halakha, Jewish Law, Relationships, Medical Care

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Borowitz, Eugene B.

Volume/Issue: Vol.23/no.442

Page Number(s): 11-13

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Novak, David. To be Treated or Not to Be Treated. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Eugene Borowitz. 27 November 1992: 11-13.


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