Making life and death decisions you can live with

Clough, Jeanette G.
May 1988
RN;May88, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p28
Academic Journal
Presents a set of guidelines to help nurses deal with the moral and ethical aspects of do-not-resuscitate (DNR) orders or requests. Principles that govern nursing decisions; Steps for a systematic approach to decision-making in DNR situations; Suggestions on how nurses can prevent moral dilemmas about DNR orders. INSET: A nurse's code of ethics.


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