Institute of Ageing - Family determination 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




Family determination

  • Case: Mr Ip

    Withholding antibiotics at the end of life

  • Case: Mrs Kwok

    Family requests to withhold the truth from patient

  • Case: Mrs Yeung

    Challenges in careful hand feeding