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The dreaded resuscitation discussion


Early discussion of Advance Directives in Terminal Care are wise and useful. Futile CPR is distructive and upsetting for Relatives and Staff.BLS and ATLS/ALS Training for All Clinical Personell is desireable and certainly Life-Safeing in my case when I was stabbed in my surgery in Feb 2000 and needed resuscitation for a Left Massive Heamothorax.

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09 Sep 2018

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