Nurses need better training in DNACPR conversations
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Nurses need better training in DNACPR conversations

Health service ombudsman calls for scenario-based training for healthcare professionals to ensure patients’ rights are respected

Nurses and doctors need improved training to better navigate conversations about ‘do not attempt cardiopulmonary resuscitation’ (DNACPR) recommendations, according to the health service Ombudsman.

Cancer Nursing Practice. 23, 3, 6-6. doi: 10.7748/cnp.23.3.6.s2

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