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GOOD BYE “DEAD DONOR RULE” IN ORGAN TRANSPLANTATION

!!!! Doctors Push to Allow Death by Organ Donation A recent study claims the majority of Americans would support ditching the ‘dead-donor rule’ for organ extraction. BY CELESTE MCGOVERN 12/08/2014 Comments (6) – Shutterstock ARLINGTON, Texas — Cases like that of Martha Perez, … Continue reading

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DR. EDMUND D. PELLEGRINO, M.D. HAS GIVEN US A BRILLIANT STATEMENT ON THE DEAD DONOR RULE (DDR)

!!!! Dr. Edmund D. Pellegrino, M.D. Controversies in the Determination of Death The President’s Council on Bioethics Washington, D.C. January 2009 Personal Statement of Edmund D. Pellegrino, M.D. http://bioethics.georgetown.edu/pcbe/reports/death/pellegrino_statement.html The Chairman’s first obligation concerning any Council report is to ensure … Continue reading

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