IDENTITY AND MOTIVATION PREDICT BEHAVIOR AND INTENTION OF ORGAN DONATION
- AN APPLICATION OF THE FOOT IN THE DOOR TECHNIQUE TO ORGAN DONATION. Carducci, Bernardo J.; Deuser, Pamela S.; Bauer, Andrew; Large, Michael; Ramaekers, Marie // Journal of Business & Psychology;Winter1989, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p245
The extent to which the size of an initial request related to organ donation could be reduced when using the foot-in-the-door technique was investigated. After being asked to comply with an initial request to complete a questionnaire related to organ donation having either 5, 10, 15, or 20 items...
- Economics of Organ Procurement and Allocation. Reynolds, R. Larry; Barney, L. Dwayne // Journal of Economic Issues (Association for Evolutionary Economi;Jun88, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p571
This article discusses the economics of organ procurement and allocation in the U.S. Changes in surgical procedures and new immunosuppressive drugs have increased the range of organs to be transplanted and the numbers of persons for whom transplants are a feasible surgical treatment. With the...
- Organ Donation: For Whose Sake? Fellner, Carl H. // Annals of Internal Medicine;Oct73, Vol. 79 Issue 4, p589
Provides information on volunteer donorship for organ transplantation purposes. Pros and cons of the use of living donors versus cadaver donors; Significance of the voluntariness of decision-making to the transplantation team; Reasons of donors for volunteering donorship of organs.
- THE THIN FLAT LINE: REDEFINING WHO IS LEGALLY DEAD IN ORGAN DONATION AFTER CARDIAC DEATH. Harrington, Maxine M. // Denver University Law Review;2009, Vol. 86 Issue 2, p335
The article focuses on the issues concerning a pilot program to recover organs from those dying on the streets of New York City. It states that the government is proposing to expand the donor pool by deploying a rapid organ-recovery ambulance under a federally-funded grant. In connection, the...
- 10 facts about organ donation. // St. Clair Journal;8/31/2011, Vol. 6 Issue 37, pC4
The article presents facts about organ donation including a tremendous need for it, any age is the right age and the support of most religions in the U.S. to the give of life as an act of charitable giving.
- The Problems of Organ Donor Shortage. Galandiuk, Susan; Sterioff, Sylvester // Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Mar2005, Vol. 80 Issue 3, p320
Describes the improvisational approach of combining different transplantation technologies to help bridge the gap formed by the ongoing shortage of donor organs for transplantation into humans. Failure of the current system for procuring and distributing organs to patients in need; Pronouncement...
- Approach to Management of the Heartbeating 'Brain Dead' Organ Donor. Darby, Joseph M.; Stein, Keith; Grenvik, Ake; Stuart, Susan A. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;4/21/89, Vol. 261 Issue 15, p2222
Addresses the management of the multi-organ donor within the intensive care unit. Donor management issues; Application of a rational physiological approach to increase the supply of functional organs for transplantation; Donor recognition and evaluation.
- Organ Donations Rise More than 5 Percent in 2000. // Health Care Financing Review;Summer2001, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p203
Reports that organ transplants in the United States increased in 2000 compared with 1999. Total number of organ transplants in 2000; Percentage increase in the number of living donors; Comparison of the number of donors from cadavers; Statement of United Network for Organ Sharing president...
- Tissue transplantation. // Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Aug97 Supplement, Vol. 20, pS110
Presents an abstract of the research manuscript `Donor and recipient information: How much to share?,' B. McQuarrie et al.