Ethical issues in cardiopulmonary resuscitation

: 2 credits
Expiry Date
: None
CPD Units
: 2.00 Points
: 2.5/4

This synopsis cover all key ethical challenges surrounding cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).

Keywords: CPR ethics, end of life ethics, advance directive, DNAR, life support

Reading material:

Educational Objectives

Educational Aim:
The aim of this article is to refresh all clinicians on AHA updates regarding CPR .

Educational Outcomes:
Upon completion of this module practitioners should have a clear understanding of:

  1. Key ethical challenges in CPR related ethics.
  2. How to correctly identify KEY ethical challenges in CPR.
  3. Management of ethical dilemmas around CPR.

Instruction for this Module

  • Read the supplied reading material and complete the quiz at the end
  • You need to pass the quiz and complete the course rating to generate the module certificate at the end
  • You have three attempts to pass the quiz
  • The pass grade is 70%
  • Please click on the CPD certificate link to claim your certificate and to update your CPD Manager

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