Institute of Ageing - Cultural beliefs Institute of Ageing
Jockey Club End-of-Life Community Care Project

JCECC Capacity Building and Education Programmes on End-of-Life Care


Casebook on Ethical Decision-Making in End-of-Life Care
of Older Adults




Cultural beliefs

  • Case: Mr Chan

  • Case: Mrs Kwok

    Family requests to withhold the truth from patient

  • Case: Ms Ng

    Opting for Chinese over Western medicine