January 13, 2021

Download the EM Code Status Guide

For older adults with serious, life-limiting illness (i.e., terminal illness with less than one-year prognosis), the decision to initiate critical care/intubation is complex and emotional, especially during this COVID-19 pandemic. To help emergency physicians navigate this difficult decision, we have designed the rapid code status conversation guide.

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Contact Kei Ouchi, MD, MPH with any questions about the above guide