TITLE

Reanimation: Overcoming objections and obstacles to organ

AUTHOR(S)
Orr, Robert D.; Gundry, Steven R.
PUB. DATE
February 1997
SOURCE
Journal of Medical Ethics;Feb97, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the ethical concerns raised by the retrieval of organs from non-heart-beating cadaver donors, for use in transplantations. Reasons for the concerns surrounding this practice; Evaluation of the retrieval techniques used in this practice; Outline of the ethical concerns raised by this practice; Suggested use of reanimation as an option in organ retrieval; Ethical advantages that this process presents.
ACCESSION #
9703190733

 

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