Your guide to decisions about cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)

This leaflet has been created to help you have a conversation with a health or social care professional about whether you want CPR. Produced by the NHS, this is used by most organisations in England.

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Prevention of pressure damage in palliative patients
17th September 2015

Guidance as to how to try and prevent pressure damage to the skin in palliative and end of life patients.

Lincolnshire guidance on planning for the future
17th September 2015

The purpose of this guidance document is to support staff involved with advance care planning (ACP) and decision making for people with life limiting illness. This includes advanced decisions to refuse treatment (ADRT) and do not resuscitate (DNACPR). Please note that the do not resuscitate documents have been superseded.

The website is not designed to give medical advice, but rather to give information on a wide range of topics to health and social care staff, no matter where they work. Find out more