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A Decision Aid to Prepare Patients And Their Families For Shared Decision-Making About Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)


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  • Website: OHRI
  • Resource type: Patient decision aid

Summary - The message of this resource is:

This patient decision aid helps seriously ill patients who are older and/or have advanced medical illness and a high near-term risk of death and their families decide whether or not to have cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) treatment.


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cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR), end of life issues

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Rated on: 7/4/2017 3:24:41 PM

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