Do Not Resusciate (DNR)

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Do-not-resusciate (DNR), or no code, is a legal order written either in the hospital or on a legal form to withhold cardiopulmanory resusciation (CPR) or advanced cardiac life support (ACLS), in respect of the wishes of a patient in case their heart were to stop beating or they were to stop breathing One reason a patient may not sign a DNR is not wanting to leave or disappoint their family. Even with physical disabilities and mental deterioration, I can empathize with not wanting to leave my kids and family. Death is inevitable to us all and the only certain thing in life, but I can understand not wanting to live as long as you possibly can for your family. I can also see finances being a potential
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