GMC is to reconsider guidance on end of life care

Title: GMC is to reconsider guidance on end of life care

Author: Clare Dyer

Source: BMJ 7th March 2009 Vol. 338 p.561

In a nutshell: Comprehensive guidance for doctors on care at the end of life, including difficult decisions on when to provide, withhold, or withdraw life prolonging treatment, will go out for consultation from the UK’s General Medical Council in March

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Acknowledgements: NLH Supportive and Palliative Care Specialist Library

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