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The Resource Caring for Jewish patients, Joseph Spitzer

Caring for Jewish patients, Joseph Spitzer

Label
Caring for Jewish patients
Title
Caring for Jewish patients
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Spitzer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Jewish patients customarily have particular ways of approaching health and healthcare. This book outlines the Jewish practices and customs of direct relevance to health professionals, illustrated throughout with case histories. Information is provided to facilitate day-to-day communication, discussing etiquette and interpersonal relationships between the health professionals and their patients, describing in detail the dietary laws, customs and festivals." "This book will offer practical advice about Jews, Judaism and the Jewish community, helping to educate and enable all healthcare professionals in hospitals and in the community to provide care in a culturally appropriate manner."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
BDS
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Spitzer, Joseph
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Jews
  • Health
Label
Caring for Jewish patients, Joseph Spitzer
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introductory remarks.
  • p. 1
  • Jewish life cycle.
  • p. 4
  • 1.
  • Judaism, Jews and Jewishness.
  • p. 7
  • 2.
  • Jewish history in a nutshell.
  • p. 23
  • 3.
  • World and British Jewry.
  • p. 33
  • 4.
  • Jewish way of life.
  • p. 47
  • 5.
  • God the Healer.
  • p. 63
  • 6.
  • Jewish medical ethics in a nutshell.
  • p. 77
  • 7.
  • Healthcare values.
  • p. 85
  • 8.
  • introduction to Judaism and medical treatment.
  • p. 95
  • 9.
  • Caring for Jewish patients on the Shabbos, festivals and fast days.
  • p. 99
  • 10.
  • Kashrus (the dietary laws) and the Jewish patient.
  • p. 115
  • 11.
  • Women's health.
  • p. 123
  • 12.
  • Caring for Jewish patients at the end of life.
  • p. 143
  • 13.
  • Jewish genetic diseases.
  • p. 157
  • 14.
  • Miscellaneous health related topics.
  • p. 185
  • 15.
  • Jews as patients.
  • p. 199
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 207
  • Glossary.
  • p. 213
  • Index.
  • p. 219
Control code
991857759915
Extent
246 p.
Isbn
9781857759914
Label
Caring for Jewish patients, Joseph Spitzer
Publication
Contents
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introductory remarks.
  • p. 1
  • Jewish life cycle.
  • p. 4
  • 1.
  • Judaism, Jews and Jewishness.
  • p. 7
  • 2.
  • Jewish history in a nutshell.
  • p. 23
  • 3.
  • World and British Jewry.
  • p. 33
  • 4.
  • Jewish way of life.
  • p. 47
  • 5.
  • God the Healer.
  • p. 63
  • 6.
  • Jewish medical ethics in a nutshell.
  • p. 77
  • 7.
  • Healthcare values.
  • p. 85
  • 8.
  • introduction to Judaism and medical treatment.
  • p. 95
  • 9.
  • Caring for Jewish patients on the Shabbos, festivals and fast days.
  • p. 99
  • 10.
  • Kashrus (the dietary laws) and the Jewish patient.
  • p. 115
  • 11.
  • Women's health.
  • p. 123
  • 12.
  • Caring for Jewish patients at the end of life.
  • p. 143
  • 13.
  • Jewish genetic diseases.
  • p. 157
  • 14.
  • Miscellaneous health related topics.
  • p. 185
  • 15.
  • Jews as patients.
  • p. 199
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 207
  • Glossary.
  • p. 213
  • Index.
  • p. 219
Control code
991857759915
Extent
246 p.
Isbn
9781857759914

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