Medical Dictionary

no code

noun \ˈnō-\

Medical Definition of no code

  1. 1:  an order not to revive or sustain a patient who experiences a life-threatening event (as heart stoppage) dislikes putting a no code on patients—Gail A. Campbell

  2. 2:  a patient assigned a no code whether a…patient should be made a no code—Sabrina D. Jarvis

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