Physicians' attitudes towards 'do-not-resuscitate' orders for the elderly: a survey in Saudi Arabia.

To study physicians' attitudes towards do-not-resuscitate orders (DNR) in the elderly and analyze the responses to some of the factors that may influence the resuscitation decisions, a self-completed questionnaire was administered to physicians in the departments of Medicine and Critical Care in three cities in Saudi Arabia. Physicians were asked whether… CONTINUE READING