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The do-not-resuscitate order in a teaching hospital: considerations and a suggested policy

Annals of Internal Medicine

May 1, 1982

S H MilesA L Schultz

PMID: 7073159

Abstract

We present a policy for implementing the do-not resuscitate orders by medical residents in a teaching hospital, and discuss decision making, legal and ethical considerations, the primary physician's responsibility, and record documentation. THe establishment of a policy and procedure fo...read more

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Euthanasia, Passive
Physician's Role
Involuntary Euthanasia
Decision Making, Shared
Filiation
Resuscitation Procedure
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The do-not-resuscitate order in a teaching hospital: considerations and a suggested policy

Annals of Internal Medicine

May 1, 1982

S H MilesA L Schultz

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We present a policy for implementing the do-not resuscitate orders by medical residents in a teaching hospital, and discuss decision making, legal and ethical considerations, the primary physician's responsibility, and record documentation. THe establishment of a policy and procedure fo...read more

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Euthanasia, Passive
Physician's Role
Involuntary Euthanasia
Decision Making, Shared
Filiation
Resuscitation Procedure
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