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What is a code status? : QEII

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Hants Community Hospital. Acute Care. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
1532
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"Code Status" are the words used by hospital staff to describe the procedures that can be performed on a patient if the heart stops or the lungs fail. This pamphlet explains all three code statuses: full code, no code/do not resuscitate, and comfort care/allow natural death. This pamphlet is for use by patients at the QEII, adapted from a pamphlet created by Hants Community Hospital.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Hants Community Hospital. Acute Care
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Advance Directives
Resuscitation Orders
Subjects (LCSH)
Advance directives (Medical care)
Specialty
Geriatrics
Abstract
"Code Status" are the words used by hospital staff to describe the procedures that can be performed on a patient if the heart stops or the lungs fail. This pamphlet explains all three code statuses: full code, no code/do not resuscitate, and comfort care/allow natural death. This pamphlet is for use by patients at the QEII, adapted from a pamphlet created by Hants Community Hospital.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Acute Care, Hants Community Hospital; adapted for use by the QEII
Pamphlet Number
1532
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Final exit : the practicalities of self-deliverance and assisted suicide for the dying

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Derek Humphry. --Eugene, OR: Hemlock Society , 1991.
Call Number
W 50 H928f 1991
Location
Dickson Building
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
Call Number
W 50 H928f 1991
Author
Humphrey, Derek
Responsibility
Derek Humphry
Place of Publication
Eugene, OR
Publisher
Hemlock Society
Date of Publication
1991
Physical Description
192 p.
ISBN
9780960603039
0960603034
Subjects (MeSH)
Advance Directives
Personal Autonomy
Right to Die
Suicide, Assisted
Terminal Care
Terminally Ill
Treatment Refusal
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
Copies
2
Loan Period
3 weeks use
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