Resuscitation Discussions and Decision Making (DNACPR)

Date and time

28th January, 2021

Duration: 3 hours 13.30 – 16.30


£50 per person


LOROS, Groby Road, Lecester, LE3 9QE
Groby Road

About this workshop

The session covers: • The factors that influence resuscitation success • The principles and frameworks for decision making about resuscitation including the ethics of withholding cardiopulmonary resuscitation (DNACPR) • Development of skills in discussions about deterioration and resuscitation • Strategies to work with the challenges of DNACPR discussions This session will: • Assist healthcare practitioners in making decisions regarding resuscitation • Improve confidence in approaching resuscitation conversations with patients and carers • Enhance understanding of the principles underpinning clinical practice in DNACPR discussions.

Suitable for

Doctors and registered nurses, especially those that may be responsible for decision making with patients about care at the end of life and completing and signing official paperwork. Ideally participants will have undertaken advanced communication skills training and have a good level of understanding of advance care planning.

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