https://www.medicalprotection.org/southafrica/casebook/casebook-may-2014/the-challenges-of-treating-jehovah's-witnesses

Given the divergent beliefs about receiving blood amongst followers of the ... In terms of the National Health Act, if an adult Jehovah's Witness is unable to ...

https://www.kyha.com/assets/docs/PreparednessDocs/cg-jw-rev.pdf

Health care providers need to have an understanding of and appreciation for the beliefs and religious preferences of their patients who are Jehovah's Witnesses ...

http://www.med.uottawa.ca/SIM/data/Religion_Jehovahs_e.htm

Many of these beliefs were based on literal interpretations of the Bible, ... The question of whether or not Jehovah's Witnesses are a Christian sect is hotly ...

https://www.newyorker.com/news/news-desk/how-jehovahs-witnesses-are-changing-medicine

Aug 12, 2015 ... Jehovah's Witnesses, apparently alone among Christian groups, ... In this interpretation of Scripture, those who comply will prosper and enjoy good health. .... in Florida that she believed would be sensitive to her beliefs.

https://www.jw.org/en/jehovahs-witnesses/faq/jehovahs-witnesses-medical-treatment/

Find out our beliefs and their basis—what the Bible says about medical treatments. ... While we try to take care of our bodies and maintain good health, we ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17145240

This article will begin with a brief description of the beliefs of Jehovah's Witnesses and will then recommend specific clinical strategies highlighting newer ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4260316/

When such group of people are in need of health care, their faith and belief is an ... usually based on religious beliefs and faith (e.g., Jehovah's witnesses [JW]).

https://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/witnesses/witnessethics/ethics_1.shtml

Sep 29, 2009 ... The moral code followed by Jehovah's Witnesses, and which causes them ... Love and reverence for God, along with a healthy respect for his power and .... products and are prepared to die rather than compromise their belief.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jehovah%27s_Witnesses_and_blood_transfusions

Jehovah's Witnesses believe that the Bible prohibits ingesting blood and that Christians should not accept blood transfusions or donate or store their own blood for transfusion. The belief is based on an interpretation of scripture that differs from that of ..... to probe into the health care decisions of Witness patients and do not involve ...

https://www.nursingtimes.net/clinical-archive/haematology/nursing-with-dignity-part-9-jehovahs-witnesses/206276.article

Some nurses may have come across Jehovah's Witnesses who refuse red blood ... Beliefs. American Charles Taze Russell founded the religion in the 1870s and ... Some patients also fill in a more detailed health care advance directive form ...