Dr Truog discusses the evolution of criteria for deciding when it is acceptable to take organs from people for transplant. He contrasts the standard approach of "brain death" where the heart is still beating, to an approach where brain death has not occurred, and organs are removed after the heart stops on its own then restarted to preserve the organs.
Ethical Dilemmas About Discharging Patients When There Are Disagreements Concerning Safety
Do Physicians Exert Undue Influence When Recruiting for Clinical Trials in the NICU?
Sconyers/Godfrey Ethics LectureRenee Boss, MD
Broad Consent for Research with Biospecimens and Data: Ethical and Practical Considerations
Ethical and Policy Issues in Newborn Screening for Lysosomal Storage Diseases
Treuman Katz Bioethics LectureLainie Friedman Ross, MD, PhD
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