Attitudes of the American Public Toward Organ Donation After Uncontrolled (Sudden) Cardiac Death
Volk, M L
Warren, G J W
Anspach, R R
Couper, M P
Merion, R M
Ubel, P A
American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons 2010 Mar; 10(3): 675-80
Concerns about public support for organ donation after cardiac death have hindered expansion of this practice, particularly rapid organ recovery in the context of uncontrolled (sudden) cardiac death (uDCD). A nationally representative Internet-based panel was provided scenarios describing donation in the context of brain death, controlled cardiac death and uncontrolled cardiac death. Participants were randomized to receive questions about trust in the medical system before or after the rapid organ recovery scenario. Among 1631 panelists, 1049 (64%) completed the survey. Participants expressed slightly more willingness to donate in the context of controlled and uncontrolled cardiac death than after brain death (70% and 69% vs. 66%, respectively, p
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