The RCN has urged regulatory bodies to consider the circumstances in which CPR should be applied.
The RCN has published revised guidance for nursing staff on how to respond to requests from patients related to assisted suicide.
Nurses, hospice staff and representatives from interested organisations attended a conference in Birmingham exploring end-of life issues.
Greater focus on care of dying people needed and staff education is key to improving care, says RCN Scotland as new resources for staff are published.
Nurses from the Eastern region have expressed concerns about the standards of end-of-life care being given to children and young people