no code

noun
\ ˈnō- How to pronounce no code (audio) \

Medical Definition of no code

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

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“No code.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/no%20code. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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