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Do not attempt resuscitation orders, ethics and the Mental Capacity Act.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21647040     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
'Do not attempt resuscitation' orders are common in hospital medicine practice. With reference to the guidance issued by the General Medical Council, this article offers a framework that will be useful when making these sometimes difficult decisions.
Authors:
Ruth H Thomas; Martin Schuster-Bruce
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  British journal of hospital medicine (London, England : 2005)     Volume:  72     ISSN:  1750-8460     ISO Abbreviation:  Br J Hosp Med (Lond)     Publication Date:  2011 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-06-07     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101257109     Medline TA:  Br J Hosp Med (Lond)     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  259-63     Citation Subset:  IM    
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