M Potts

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A requiem for whole brain death: a response to D. Alan Shewmon's 'the brain and somatic integration'
    M Potts
    Department of Philosophy, Methodist College, Fayetteville, NC, USA
    J Med Philos 26:479-91. 2001
  2. pmc Does it matter that organ donors are not dead? Ethical and policy implications
    M Potts
    Philosophy and Religion Department, Methodist College, Fayetteville, NC 28311 1498, USA
    J Med Ethics 31:406-9. 2005

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Publications2

  1. ncbi request reprint A requiem for whole brain death: a response to D. Alan Shewmon's 'the brain and somatic integration'
    M Potts
    Department of Philosophy, Methodist College, Fayetteville, NC, USA
    J Med Philos 26:479-91. 2001
    ..Finally, I discuss some minor problems with Shewmon's article, along with suggestions for further elaboration...
  2. pmc Does it matter that organ donors are not dead? Ethical and policy implications
    M Potts
    Philosophy and Religion Department, Methodist College, Fayetteville, NC 28311 1498, USA
    J Med Ethics 31:406-9. 2005
    ..Then, we argue that removing vital organs from living patients is immoral and contrary to the nature of medical practice. Finally, we offer practical suggestions for changing public policy on organ transplantation...