Letters Sharing summary care records

What about advance directives?

BMJ 2010; 341 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c4307 (Published 10 August 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;341:c4307
  1. Celia C Kitzinger, professor of sociology1
  1. 1University of York, York YO10 5DD
  1. cck1{at}york.ac.uk

    The summary care record was marketed to the public as a way for accident and emergency staff to check up on unconscious patients.1 The most important information I would want staff to have is that contained in my advance directive, drawn …

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