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 and Policy Issues in Newborn Screening for Lysosomal Storage Diseases
Treuman Katz Bioethics LectureLainie Friedman Ross, MD, PhD
Challenging Decision-Making in High-Risk Surgical Infants: A Tool to Help Families and Providers
Do Physicians Exert Undue Influence When Recruiting for Clinical Trials in the NICU?
Should Children with Disability Be Listed for Heart Transplant?
Sconyers/Godfrey Ethics Grand Rounds.Commentator: David Magnus, PhD, Thomas A. Raffin Professor in Medicine and Biomedical Ethics, Director, Stanford Center for Biomedical Ethics, StanfordCase...
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