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Departing in Peace: Biblical Decision-Making at the End of LifeWilliam Clifford DavisP & R Publishing / 2017 / Trade Paperback$13.99 Retail:
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Author of "Notes on Love and Courage
"This beautifully written book weaves its way through touching case histories (and even the writings of Tolstoy) to carve out a clear and logical path. Families and physicians who struggle with ethical decisions regarding treatment will find this guide invaluable."
-Abraham Verghese, M.D.
Professor of Medicine, Texas Tech University
Suppose a loved one has fallen seriously ill and you are now responsible for all decisions regarding medical treatment. Do you sustain biological life at all costs, or withold treatment if there is little hope of real recovery? Will your wishes be honored by medical staff? Most important of all, will the decisions you make reflect the desires of the patient?
Medical ethicist Dr. Charles Radey urgest the reader to reflect on "life" when confronting issues of mortality. In straightforward, comforting language he gives us the basic tols necessary to make informed decisions during medical crises, for ourselves and our loved ones.