TITLE

Porsche Buff Drives Donor Awareness

AUTHOR(S)
Felps, Bruce
PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Wireless Week;09/27/99, Vol. 5 Issue 39, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the Wireless Partnership Donor Awareness program of the Personal Communications Industry Association (PCIA) Foundation. Purpose of the program; Comments of spokeswoman Linda Cheatham on organ donation; How she became involved with the industry association.
ACCESSION #
2332883

 

Related Articles

  • Organ education. Ford, Tracy // RCR;06/14/99, Vol. 18 Issue 24, p12 

    Focuses on the crusade of Arlene Harris and the Personal Communications Industry Association Foundation to educate the United States public about organ donation through the LifePage program. Lending of wireless devices to families awaiting organ transplants so the hospitals can notify them...

  • 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.'

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sign out of this library

Other Topics