Opinions of Chest Physicians About the Do-Not-Resuscitate (DNR) Orders: Respect for Patient's Autonomy or Medical Futility?

Kalkan E., MİRİCİ A.

JOURNAL OF MEDICAL AND SURGICAL INTENSIVE CARE MEDICINE, vol.9, no.2, pp.34-39, 2018 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier


Objective: In this study, we aimed to investigate physicians' knowledge, attitude, and behavior related to cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and the do-not-resuscitate (DNR) order, and the factors associated with decisions to abide by patients' DNR orders were also evaluated.