Literature Review on Advance Directives. Literature Review on Advance Directives : Table 1


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ACPadvance care planning
ADadvance directive
ADAAmericans with Disabilities Act
AHRQ  Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
CDSSClinical Decision Support System
COPD  chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
CPOEComputerized Provider Order Entry
CPRcardiopulmonary resuscitation
DNAR  do not attempt resuscitation
DNRdo not resuscitate
EHRelectronic health record
EMR  electronic medical record
HIThealth information technology
HIVHuman Immunodeficiency Virus
HL7Health Level Seven
HMO  health maintenance organization
ICU  intensive care unit
NINR  National Institute for Nursing Research
PACSPicture Archiving Communications Systems
PEG tube  percutaneous endoscopic gastrostromy tube
POLSTPhysician’s Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment
PSDAPatient Self-Determination Act
PVSpermanent vegetative state
SUPPORT  Study to Understand Prognoses and Preferences for Outcomes and Risks of Treatments