Doctors must ask carers before placing DNAR notices on files of mentally incapacitated patients

BMJ 2015;351:h6179
Author: Clare Dyer
“Doctors must consult the carers of patients who are mentally incapacitated before placing “do not attempt cardiopulmonary resuscitation” (DNAR) notices on their files, the High Court has ruled in a landmark case.”
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