TITLE

Hospital's DNR guidelines 2 years in making

AUTHOR(S)
Kent, Heather
PUB. DATE
July 1998
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;07/14/98, Vol. 159 Issue 1, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses do-not-resuscitate (DNR) guidelines set by the Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Centre. The contents of a brochure that has been distributed throughout the hospital's clinical practice units; When the initiatives began; The involvement of the hospital's ethics committee; The group's findings; Committee Chairman Dr. Charles Wright, and his comments on the issue; What a doctor needs to say to a patient.
ACCESSION #
848309

 

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