Includes bibliographical references (p. ).
|Statement||compiled by M.I. Burney.|
|Contributions||Burney, M. I.|
|LC Classifications||RA543 .H43 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||372,  p. :|
|Number of Pages||372|
|LC Control Number||94930279|
Muslim Medical Ethics draws on the work of historians, health-care professionals, theologians, and social scientists to produce an interdisciplinary view of medical ethics in Muslim societies and of the impact of caring for Muslim patients in non-Muslim societies. Edited by Jonathan E. Brockopp and Thomas Eich, the volume challenges traditional presumptions of theory and practice to Cited by: The ethics of the physician in the Galeno-Islamic tradition / Samar Farage -- Enduring the plague: ethical behavior in the fatwas of a fourteenth-century mufti and theologian / Justin Stearns -- Decision-making processes among contemporary ʻulamā: Islamic embryology and the discussion of frozen embryos / Thomas Eich -- Rethinking Islamic legal ethics in Egypt's organ transplant debate. The Muslim World, founded in , is dedicated to the promotion and dissemination of scholarly research on Islam and Muslim societies and on historical and current aspects of Muslim . Islam on Health and Illness. The belief that body and soul belong to God and will return to him grounds Muslim recognition of the sanctity of human life and of the need to ensure both physical and spiritual well-being. The Qur'an speaks of God's revelation as healing for the illness of the human heart, and the Prophet is reported to have exhorted treatment of the sick.
health beliefs of Muslim women to provide a clinical picture that incorporates the perceived influences of culture on health beliefs and practice in the medical or rehabilitation setting. Guiding questions 1. What are the specific beliefs of Muslim women that may affect health care, specifically health care provider evaluation and treatment? 2. About. The Journal of Muslim Mental Health is an interdisciplinary peer-reviewed academic journal and publishes articles exploring social, cultural, medical, theological, historical, and psychological factors affecting the mental health of Muslims in the United States and globally. The journal publishes research and clinical material, including research articles, reviews, and reflections on. The final product was a fascinating piece of medical anthropology, a snapshot of how American Muslims view their own health or illness, the struggles they face in the U.S. health care system, and their solutions for establishing stronger communication between their faith and their medical caretakers. The modern West’s approach to health and medicine owes countless debts to the ancient past: Babylon, Egypt, Greece, Rome and India, to name a few. The hospital is an invention that was both medical and social, and today it is an institution we take for granted, hoping rarely to .
The book was originally used as a textbook for instructors and students of medical sciences in the medical school of Avicenna. The book is divided into 5 volumes: The first volume is a compendium of medical principles, the second is a reference for individual drugs, the third contains organ-specific diseases, the fourth discusses systemic illnesses as well as a section of preventative health . The opening section reviews the Islamic concept of health and presents general guidelines for preserving good health and seeking medical treatment. Section two describes specific principles pertaining to cleanliness and personal hygiene, marriage and family life, care of children, immunization, proper nutrition, consumption of safe food and. The Health Care Providers' Handbook on Muslim Patients is a quick-reference tool for health workers to use when caring for Muslim patients. The handbook aims to help health workers understand the religious beliefs and practices of Muslims that can affect health care, and provide links to . J7oreword v Translator's Note x1 Preface xvi CONTENTS Before the Advent of Prophet Mu]:iammad Il 'The Advent of the Prophet$ 33 m The Era of Muslim Glory 62 1v Muslim Decadence 79 v The Rise of the West and Its Consequences vr Mankind's Real Loss Under Western Dommation I 53 vn The Rev1 val of the Muslim World r 7 4.