Do not resuscitate

In 2011 it was reported in the Daily Mail that an 81 year old mother and grandmother who was determined that she should not be resuscitated paid £5 and had “DO NOT RESUSCITATE” tattooed on her chest. Having a good sense of humour she also had P.T.O tattooed on her shoulder in case she should be found face down! A novel idea perhaps, but not legally binding. Better to think about making a Health and Welfare Lasting Power of Attorney