ERIC Number: EJ497293
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Older Adults' Expectations.
Godkin, M. Dianne; Toth, Ellen L.
Gerontologist, v34 n6 p797-802 Dec 1994
Examined knowledge, attitudes, and opinions of 60 older adults about cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). Most had little or no accurate knowledge of CPR. Knowledge deficits and misconceptions of older adults should be addressed so that they may become informed and active participants in CPR decision-making process. (BF)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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