- Transplants save lives. Csatari, J. // Boys' Life;Sep89, Vol. 79 Issue 9, p6
Examines the issue of donating organs and how discussing organ donation with your family can earn a new Boy Scout patch.
- Spare parts for the body. // Current Health 2;May84, Vol. 10 Issue 9, p3
During life, bits and pieces of the body are regularly lost with no ill effect. There are non-essential parts such as the appendix, tonsils and adenoids. There are also very essential parts. A look at body parts and what is being replaced. INSET: donating organs..
- Donating blood: A life-saving pint. Osborn, N.A. // Current Health 2;Nov88, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p18
Discusses blood donation. Meeting the requirements; How it's done; Testing blood; How long does it keep?
- Organ donation: Giving the gift of life. Webster-Davis, Donna // Essence (Essence);Jul96, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p134
Discusses Afro-Americans' involvement in organ donations. Figures on Afro-American organ donation; Cultural basis of abhorring organ donation; Negative implications.
- Private lives public scrutiny. B.J.C. // Hastings Center Report;Sep/Oct90, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p2
Describes the public reaction to Mary and Abe Ayala's decision to have another child in the hopes of providing a bone marrow donor for their daughter. Immanuel Kant; Biomedical ethics.
- An alternative to property rights in human tissue. Swain, M.S.; Marusyk, R.W. // Hastings Center Report;Sep/Oct90, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p12
Proposes a legal structure to deal with the issues involving human tissue. Property rights and the body; Legal precedents; DNA in the legal structure.
- The good received, the giver is forgot. Nicholson, Richard H. // Hastings Center Report;Jul/Aug94, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p5
Examines the drop in organ donations in several European countries. The drop in 1994 in Germany after publication of a statement by the Evangelical (Protestant) Church; Russia; Paris; Why donation levels remain high in Spain; A European Bioethics Convention being drafted by the Council of...
- In the literature. Stuber, Jennifer // Hastings Center Report;Jan/Feb96, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p45
Reviews the article `Public Policy Governing Organ and Tissue Procurement in the United States: Results From the National Organ and Tissue Procurement Study,' by Laura A. Siminoff in a 1995 issue of the `Annals of Internal Medicine.'
- Three Patients, Two Hearts. Markovitz, Barry; May, Larry // Hastings Center Report;Sep/Oct98, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p20
Presents information on organ donation procedures, with emphasis on the occurrences of patients `jumping the queue' by having directed donation. In-depth look at the fairness of this occurrence; Perception held by health care workers regarding the distribution of cadaveric organs; Information...
- Do we own our bodies? Calabresi, Guido // Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine;Spring91, Vol. 1 Issue 1, p5
Focuses on court decisions concerning organ donations. Features of the case of a man who demanded that his cousin donate his bone marrow; Three issues raised by the case; Legal precedents that the court could have used on the issue of whether we really own our bodies.