Archive: Mar 2017

Talking about resuscitation

Isky Gordon | 13th March 2017 | Feature post

Doctors are often reluctant to start conversations about resuscitation decisions. In a recent issue of the British Medical Journal (BMJ),  four articles discuss decisions on “Do not attempt cardiopulmonary resuscitation”…

States worse than death

David Metz | 6th March 2017 | Illnesses

A paper published last year in a journal of the American Medical Association reported findings of a study that asked patients in hospital with serious illnesses whether they considered certain…

2017 March - My Living Will Blog

Talking about resuscitation

Isky Gordon | 13th March 2017 | Feature post

Doctors are often reluctant to start conversations about resuscitation decisions. In a recent issue of the British Medical Journal (BMJ),  four articles discuss decisions on “Do not attempt cardiopulmonary resuscitation”…

States worse than death

David Metz | 6th March 2017 | Illnesses

A paper published last year in a journal of the American Medical Association reported findings of a study that asked patients in hospital with serious illnesses whether they considered certain…