DEAR JEFF: Is a DNR the same as an advanced directive? Thanks, “Seems the Same To Me”

Dear “Seems the Same To Me”: A DNR, which stands for do not resuscitate, is a type of advanced directive. A directive to physicians is another type of advanced directive.

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