Advance care planning is geen triage-instrument

Translated title of the contribution: Advance care planning is not a tool for ICU triage

N Fleuren, CMPM Hertogh, Daisy J A Janssen

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/Letter to the editorProfessional


Recommendations for advance care planning (ACP) during the COVID pandemic intend to support patients in making informed choices in case of a SARS-CoV-2 infection. This will enhance quality of care, quality of life, and the prevention of overtreatment. However, ACP is not an instrument for ICU triage.
Translated title of the contributionAdvance care planning is not a tool for ICU triage
Original languageDutch
Number of pages1
JournalMedisch Contact
Publication statusPublished - 23 Apr 2020


  • COVID-19
  • advance care planning

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