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An overview of Shari'ah compliant healthcare services in Malaysia

Zawawi, Majdah and Othman, Khadijah (2017) An overview of Shari'ah compliant healthcare services in Malaysia. Malaysian Journal of Consumer and Family Economics, 20 (S1). pp. 91-100. ISSN 1511-2802

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Abstract

Shari'ah compliant healthcare services is designed to provide Muslim patients with medical treatment that abides by Islamic principles which also includes halal medicine. There are several issues that arise when discussing this type of healthcare services. For example, Muslim patients face significant challenges in recieving treatment in conventional hospitals, which includes privacy issues during treatment, cross-gender interactions between patients and medical practitioners as well as the status of the pharmaceuticals provided.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 2421/62463
Uncontrolled Keywords: Shari'ah compliant healthcare, Shari'ah compliant hospitals, Halal pharmaceuticals
Subjects: K Law > KBP Islamic Law
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA966 Medical Centers. Hospitals. Dispensaries. Clinics
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws
Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws > Department of Islamic Law
Depositing User: Majdah Zawawi
Date Deposited: 29 Mar 2018 14:58
Last Modified: 22 Aug 2019 12:26
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/62463

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