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Deciding not to resuscitate: Nurses’ and physicians’ perspectives

https://medicalxpress.com/news/2018-11-resuscitate-nurses-physicians-perspectives.html

When deciding not to resuscitate patients in cardiac arrest, ethical issues arise. Nurses and physicians conflicting perspectives often cause frustration. In a new doctoral thesis from Uppsala University, Mona Pettersson examines clinical and ethical perspectives on “DNR orders” in cancer care.