Do Not Resuscitate Orders in the Operating Room: The Birth of a Policy
Cohen, Neal H.
Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics. 1995 Winter; 4(1): 103-110.
Anesthesia; Attitudes; Clinical Ethics; Clinical Ethics Committees; Decision Making; Do Not Resuscitate Orders; Emergency Care; Ethics; Ethics Committees; Forms; Hospitals; Institutional Policies; Legal Aspects; Medical Specialties; Motivation; Physicians; Resuscitation; Resuscitation Orders; Surgery; Treatment Refusal; Withholding Treatment;
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Cohen, Cynthia B.; Cohen, Peter J. (1991-12-26)[S]ome institutions have adopted a policy of automatically suspending DNR orders during anesthesia and surgery. We do not advocate placing new limitations on patients' autonomy as a prerequisite for surgery. Instead, ...