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1. Examine the complexities of end-of-life care and obstacles to good DNR decision making.
2. Discuss CPR and its perceived vs. actual chances for success.
3. Demonstrate best practices for communicating about CPR.
4. Consider how the signing of the DNR is just one component of endof- life care.
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Kind, V. (2010). CPR and DNR Decision Making. Age in Action, 25(3), 1-5.