Ontario and Manitoba to reimburse expenses for living organ donors
- Congress Okays Reimbursement to Organ Donors for Nonmedical Expenses. Ressel, Genevieve // American Family Physician;5/1/2004, Vol. 69 Issue 9, p2048
Reports on the Organ Donation and Recovery Improvement Act approved by the U.S. House of Representatives designed to reimburse living organ donors for travel and other nonmedical expenses involved in transplant surgery. Amount to be allotted by the bill for the reimbursement of qualified...
- Living organ donors face financial barriers: A national reimbursement policy is needed. Klarenbach, Scott; Garg, Amit X.; Vlaicu, Sorina // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/14/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 6, p797
Presents an opinion on the economic disincentives facing living organ donors in Canada. Frequency and magnitude of living organ donation costs; Overview of the need for a national unified reimbursement policy for living organ donors; Factors that may influence the creation and implementation of...
- China creates a new system to unify the procurement of organs. // Transplant News;Mar/Apr2014, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p5
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- 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...
- 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.
- 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.
- 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...
- Immanuel Kant's categorical imperative and the brain-dead patient. Kompanje, Erwin; Groot, Yorick // Intensive Care Medicine;Jun2015, Vol. 41 Issue 6, p1153
A letter to the editor is presented in response to an article about Kantianism approach to mandatory retrieval of organs for transplantation from brain-dead patients, published online on April 30, 2015.