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DNR Order

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Do Not Reduce Order

In a limit order following the ex-dividend date, an instruction not to reduce the limit price by the amount of the dividend. Most of the time, following the ex-dividend date, the price of the limit order is reduced because the coming dividend will belong to the current owner, rather than the buyer. One issues a do not reduce order if one believes that demand for the stock justifies the higher price.
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Smith & Bernard Lo, The Problem with Actually Tattooing DNR across Your Chest, 27 Journal of General Internal Medicine 12381239 (2012); Ed Yong, What to Do When a Patient Has a 'Do Not Resuscitate' Tattoo, The Atlantic, 2017, https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2017/12/what-to-do-when-a-patient-has-a-do-not-resusci-tate-tattoo/547286/ (last visited Jan 15, 2018); Lindsey Bever, A Man Collapsed with 'Do Not Resuscitate' Tattooed on His Chest; Doctors Didn't Know What to Do, The Washington Post, December 1, 2017, https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/to-your-health/wp/2017/12/01/a-man-collapsed-with-do-not-resuscitate-tattooed-on-his-chest-doctors-didnt-know-what-to-do/?utm_term=.6039a576c1e9 (last visited Jan 15, 2018).
Clearly, the risk of a Do Not Resuscitate (DNR) code being imposed without parental knowledge or consent is increased for children like Megan and Simon.
Action On Elder Abuse said it was concerned that hospitals across the country, including the Queen Elizabeth, were ignoring guidance on the use of do not resuscitate orders.
That would have been appropriate in the hospital she had just left, but in the hospital she moved to, blue meant do not resuscitate.
"Now I have a tattoo which declares Do Not Resuscitate.
Two recent Manitoba cases dealt with some of the legal issues that may arise when a Do Not Resuscitate Order is made:
The "do not resuscitate" (DNR) policies are at the foundation of this disarray.
A nurse at a special school who claims she was sacked for blowing the whistle on an alleged 'do not resuscitate' policy on a child has been told she was fairly dismissed.
In 1997 the Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA) issued a statement to long-term care facilities that receive Medicare or Medicaid funds regarding "do not resuscitate" (DNR) policies.
CAMPAIGNERS for the elderly have welcomed strict new Government guidelines over "do not resuscitate" orders for hospital patients.

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