Publication Type Articles by End of Life Care
How can Christians in healthcare address important issues facing healthcare in today's culture? In this collaborative article published in the winter 2016 edition of Today's Christian Doctor, CMDA members offer their advice for the best ways to engage with our government.
An article in the summer 2013 edition of Today's Christian Doctor that outlines CMDA's efforts in state grassroots public policy campaigns.
This column in the bioethics series published in the winter 2009 edition of Today's Christian Doctor helps to answer this question, "When should the family challenge the patient’s medical directives?"
Articles | December 01, 2008
This installment in the bioethics series in the winter 2008 edition of Today's Christian Doctor answers the questions, "Shall we support (or shock) him until he confesses his faith?"
Articles | September 01, 2007
This is the third in a clinical ethics series published in the fall 2007 edition of Today's Christian Doctor.
Articles | March 01, 2007
This article from the spring 2007 edition of Today's Christian Doctor is the second installment in a clinical ethics series, and it focuses on the ethics of prolonging life in order to give a patient time to decide about faith.
The first in a new series of cases presentations regarding ethical dilemmas in clinical practice, by Dr. Robert Orr and published in the fall 2006 edition of Today's Christian Doctor.
How should Christians come to the end of life? What is the appropriate use of technology to prolong life? Dr. John Dunlop explores these questions in an article published in the spring 2005 edition of Today's Christian Doctor.
Articles | June 01, 2003
Dr. James Avery shares how Christian healthcare professionals are in a unique position to help dying patients realistically live their final days with hope founded in truth and faith in this article from the summer 2003 edition of Today's Christian Doctor.
Articles | March 01, 2001
Dr. James Avery shares his personal experience of sharing Christ with a patient who was near the end of his life in this article published in the spring 2001 edition of Today's Christian Doctor.