Reanimation: Overcoming objections and obstacles to organ

Orr, Robert D.; Gundry, Steven R.
February 1997
Journal of Medical Ethics;Feb97, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p7
Academic Journal
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.


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