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.
“Some People Here Don’t Think He Has a Soul”: Navigating Parental Requests for Medical and Surgical Interventions in Children With Severe Neurocognitive Impairment
Responding to a Parental Request to Not Tell an Adolescent That She Has Cancer
Challenging Decision-Making in High-Risk Surgical Infants: A Tool to Help Families and Providers
Bioethics Grand Rounds - May 19, 2016
Ethical Dilemmas About Discharging Patients When There Are Disagreements Concerning Safety
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