Treatment escalation plansBMJ 2009; 338 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.b2020 (Published 20 May 2009) Cite this as: BMJ 2009;338:b2020
- Michael H Mercer, consultant in critical care1
- 1Torbay Hospital, Torquay, Devon TQ2 7AA
Allow natural death (AND) seems hopelessly vague and negative.1 Since 2006 at this hospital we have replaced the do not resuscitate (DNR) process with treatment escalation plans. …
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