Table 2

Useful resources on institution and withdrawal of tracheostomy ventilation in MND

BodyTitleURL
UK General Medical CouncilTreatment and Care towards the End of Life: Good Practice in Decision Making www.gmc-uk.org/guidance/ethical_guidance/end_of_life_care.asp
UK Motor Neurone Disease AssociationVentilation for MND https://www.mndassociation.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/08b-ventilation-for-motor-neurone-disease .pdf
Withdrawal of ventilation with MND https://www.mndassociation.org/wp-content/uploads/08C-Withdrawal-of-ventilation-with-MND.pdf
RespectRecommended Summary Plan for Emergency Care and Treatment https://www.respectprocess.org.uk
Association for Palliative Medicine of Great Britain and IrelandWithdrawal of assisted ventilation at the request of a patient with motor neurone disease https://apmonline.org/committee-pages/apm-professional-guidelines/
  • MND, motor neurone disease.