Janet Tracey's husband has welcomed the Court of Appeal's ruling that doctors were wrong to place a "do not resuscitate" order without informing her.
David Tracey, a 66-year-old retired engineer who launched his claimed to put right "a wrong done to Janet", said outside court that the ruling was "a good result".
– David Tracey
Patient care has got to come first, and this will bring more care to people.
A lawyer representing the family said Mrs Tracey's relatives were "delighted that the court has recognised the need for doctors to consult patients on decisions to deny resuscitation".