1.4. Discussing Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation When It May Be Useful

  1. Margaret L. Campbell PhD, RN, FPCN
  1. Kelli Gershon

Published Online: 5 APR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118704707.ch4

Case Studies in Palliative and End-of-Life Care

Case Studies in Palliative and End-of-Life Care

How to Cite

Gershon, K. (2012) Discussing Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation When It May Be Useful, in Case Studies in Palliative and End-of-Life Care (ed M. L. Campbell), John Wiley & Sons, Inc.,, West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118704707.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 APR 2013
  2. Published Print: 9 JUN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470958254

Online ISBN: 9781118704707

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Keywords:

  • Automated implantable cardiovertor/defibrillator (AICD);
  • Cancer;
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR);
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ( COPD );
  • Heart failure (HF);
  • Meta-analysis;
  • Renal failure

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • History

  • Physical Examination

  • Diagnostics

  • Clinical Question

  • Discussion

  • Back to Our Case

  • Take Away Points

  • References