My TCU CPR policy - page 5
Even for full code pts, my TCU CPR policy is not to do CPR if the pt is determined to be dead. The TCU protocol qualification for being dead is no pulse and no response to stimulus. (a person... Read More
2Aug 20, '12 by DeLanaHarvickWannabe, BSN, RNQuote from tothepointeLVNBut what if the coroner from Munchkinland is not available?I would have to believe that policy refers to someone that is not only merely dead but really most sincerely dead. When someone is most sincerely dead you know it.
Anyway, I am really confused by this policy. Not sure how I stumbled upon this thread...did we ever clarify the policy?