[noh-kohd] /ˈnoʊˌkoʊd/

Medicine/Medical. a directive not to alert a hospital team to perform emergency resuscitation on a particular patient.
Compare (def 9).
Medicine/Medical Slang. a patient to whom a no-code applies.


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