End-of-Life Organ Donation for Transplantation: Stretching the Ethical and Legal Boundaries of Medical Practice in Society
Verheijde, Joseph L.
Rady, Mohamed Y.
McGregor, Joan L.
Critical Care Medicine 2008 April; 36(4): 1364-1366
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Legislation of Presumed Consent for End-of-Life Organ Donation in the United Kingdom (UK): Undermining Values in a Multicultural Society Verheijde, Joseph L.; Rady, Mohamed Y.; McGregor, Joan L.; Murray, Catherine Friederich (2008-06)
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Rady, Mohamed Y; Verheijde, Joseph L; McGregor, Joan L (2010-09)We review (1) scientific evidence questioning the validity of declaring death and procuring organs in heart-beating (i.e., neurological standard of death) and non-heart-beating (i.e., circulatory-respiratory standard of ...