directed tissue donation

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Summary: Tissue, organ, or gamete donation intended for a designated recipient.

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  1. ncbi More on directed kidney donation by altruistic living strangers: a response to Dr. Hilhorst and his colleagues
    Aaron Spital
    The New York Organ Donor Network, New York, NY 10001, USA
    Transplantation 80:1001-2. 2005
  2. ncbi Reproductive opportunities and regulatory challenges
    Roger Brownsword
    King s College of London, UK
    Mod Law Rev 67:304-21. 2004
  3. ncbi Values, policies, and the public trust
    Mark D Fox
    Am J Bioeth 5:1-3. 2005
  4. ncbi Organ solicitation on the Internet: every man for himself?
    Jacob M Appel
    Brown University, USA
    Hastings Cent Rep 35:14; discussion 14-5. 2005
  5. ncbi The ethics of organ donation by living donors
    Robert D Truog
    Department of Social Medicine at the Harvard Medical School and the Division of Critical Care Medicine at Children s Hospital Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:444-6. 2005
  6. ncbi Veatch's proposal may not work
    A Spital
    Am J Transplant 6:855; author reply 856. 2006
  7. doi Donated organs, property rights and the remedial quagmire
    Remigius N Nwabueze
    School of Law, University of Southampton, UK
    Med Law Rev 16:201-24. 2008
  8. ncbi Science fiction/science fact: medical genetics in news stories
    Alan Petersen
    School of Sociology, Politics and Law, University of Plymouth, 8 Portland Villas, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 8AA, UK
    New Genet Soc 24:337-53. 2005
  9. ncbi Altruistic living kidney donation challenges psychosocial research and policy: a response to previous articles
    Medard T Hilhorst
    Department of Medical Ethics and Philosophy, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Transplantation 79:1470-4. 2005
  10. ncbi Nondirected living kidney donation: experiences in a Swedish Transplant Centre
    Annette Lennerling
    Department of Transplantation and Liver Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, SE 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Clin Transplant 22:304-8. 2008

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  1. ncbi More on directed kidney donation by altruistic living strangers: a response to Dr. Hilhorst and his colleagues
    Aaron Spital
    The New York Organ Donor Network, New York, NY 10001, USA
    Transplantation 80:1001-2. 2005
  2. ncbi Reproductive opportunities and regulatory challenges
    Roger Brownsword
    King s College of London, UK
    Mod Law Rev 67:304-21. 2004
  3. ncbi Values, policies, and the public trust
    Mark D Fox
    Am J Bioeth 5:1-3. 2005
  4. ncbi Organ solicitation on the Internet: every man for himself?
    Jacob M Appel
    Brown University, USA
    Hastings Cent Rep 35:14; discussion 14-5. 2005
  5. ncbi The ethics of organ donation by living donors
    Robert D Truog
    Department of Social Medicine at the Harvard Medical School and the Division of Critical Care Medicine at Children s Hospital Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:444-6. 2005
  6. ncbi Veatch's proposal may not work
    A Spital
    Am J Transplant 6:855; author reply 856. 2006
  7. doi Donated organs, property rights and the remedial quagmire
    Remigius N Nwabueze
    School of Law, University of Southampton, UK
    Med Law Rev 16:201-24. 2008
  8. ncbi Science fiction/science fact: medical genetics in news stories
    Alan Petersen
    School of Sociology, Politics and Law, University of Plymouth, 8 Portland Villas, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 8AA, UK
    New Genet Soc 24:337-53. 2005
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  9. ncbi Altruistic living kidney donation challenges psychosocial research and policy: a response to previous articles
    Medard T Hilhorst
    Department of Medical Ethics and Philosophy, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Transplantation 79:1470-4. 2005
    ..However, deciding on what data are relevant is a normative issue. The challenge for both research and policy making is to bring together empirical and normative issues...
  10. ncbi Nondirected living kidney donation: experiences in a Swedish Transplant Centre
    Annette Lennerling
    Department of Transplantation and Liver Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, SE 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Clin Transplant 22:304-8. 2008
    ..This article addresses central issues involved with NDD and describes our experiences with the programme so far at Sahlgrenska University Hospital in Göteborg, Sweden...
  11. ncbi Are organs personal property or a societal resource?
    Robert D Truog
    Harvard Medical School, USA
    Am J Bioeth 5:14-6. 2005
  12. ncbi [Questionnaire on crossover renal transplantations in Germany]
    A Hamza
    Klinik für Urologie und Nierentransplantationszentrum, Martin Luther Universitat Halle Wittenberg, Ernst Grube Strasse 40, 06097 Halle
    Urologe A 45:60-6. 2006
    ..For many patients live kidney donation is the only chance for early transplantation with an excellent long-lasting kidney graft function...
  13. ncbi Living donor liver transplantation
    A V Srinivas
    House No 167 A, Sripuram Colony, Malakpet, Hyderabad, 500036 India
    Indian J Med Ethics 2:89-90. 2005
  14. ncbi Discussion on transplant ethics
    Rajan Patil
    Community Health Cell, No 367, Srinivasa Nilaya, Jakkasandra, 1st Main, 1st Block, Koramangala, Bangalore, 560 034, India
    Issues Med Ethics 10:62. 2002
  15. ncbi Response to commentators on "Examining the potential exploitation of UNOS policies"
    Sheldon Zink
    Am J Bioeth 5:W15-6. 2005
  16. ncbi Medicine, halacha, and law: the values of a Jewish and democratic state
    Menachem Elon
    J Jew Med Ethics Halacha . 2005
  17. ncbi Direction of the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network and United Network for Organ Sharing regarding the oversight of live donor transplantation and solicitation for organs
    F L Delmonico
    United Network for Organ Sharing and The Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network
    Am J Transplant 6:37-40. 2006
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  18. ncbi Directed altruistic living organ donation: partial but not unfair
    Medard T Hilhorst
    University Medical Centre Room EE 2055, Faculty of Medicine and Health Care, Department of Medical Ethics and Philosophy, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ethical Theory Moral Pract 8:197-215. 2005
    ..If the importance of this is not recognized, social policies can be neither adequate nor effective...
  19. doi Donor conversion and organ yield in traumatic brain injury patients: missed opportunities and missed organs
    Clinton D Kemp
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Emergency Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    J Trauma 64:1573-80. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to define donation patterns and lost donor opportunities in severe traumatic brain injury (TBI) patients...
  20. ncbi A chat with a kidney donor
    Abdullah Al-Khader
    King Fahd Hospital, Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Ann Transplant 10:69-70. 2005
  21. ncbi Assessment of the willingness of potential live related kidney donors
    Abdullah Al-Khader
    King Fahd Hospital Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Ann Transplant 10:35-7. 2005
    ..This vulnerability could be financial, social or psychological In this paper we discuss how to assess the willingness or unwillingness of a kidney donor and discover if any coercion has been applied on him/her be it direct or indirect...
  22. ncbi Ethical consideration of intentioned preimplantation genetic diagnosis to enable future tissue transplantation
    Alex Simon
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hadassah University Hospital, Ein Kerem, PO Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    Reprod Biomed Online 10:320-4. 2005
    ..Therefore, it is time to constrain the slippery slope and state that intentioned PGD for conceiving children who might serve as siblings for mutual tissue donations should be declined...
  23. ncbi Kidney transplantation from living donors: comparison of results between related and unrelated donor transplants under new immunosuppressive protocols
    Archil B Chkhotua
    National Center of Urology, Tbilisi, Georgia
    Isr Med Assoc J 5:622-5. 2003
    ..Recent advances in immunosuppressive therapy have led to a substantial improvement in the outcome of kidney transplantation. Living unrelated donors may become a source of additional organs for patients on the kidney waiting list...
  24. ncbi Improving utilization of deceased donor kidneys by matching recipient and graft survival
    Edwina S Baskin-Bey
    Transplantation 82:10-4. 2006
    ..Utilization of DDS and distribution of marginal kidneys to older recipients would improve allocation...
  25. ncbi Solicitation of deceased and living organ donors
    Angela F Domingo
    N Engl J Med 356:2427-9; author reply 2427-9. 2007
  26. ncbi Organ donation in the United States
    Howard M Nathan
    Gift of Life Donor Program, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Transplant 3:29-40. 2003
  27. ncbi Response to "Do genetic relationships create moral obligations in organ transplantation?" By Walter Glannon and Lainie Friedman Ross (CQ Vol 11, No 2)
    Aaron Spital
    University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, New York, USA
    Camb Q Healthc Ethics 12:116-8. 2003
  28. ncbi Desperately seeking donors: the 'saviour sibling' decision in Quintavalle v Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (UK)
    Barbara Ann Hocking
    Faculty of Law, QUT, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Aust J Fam Law 19:144-52. 2005
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  29. ncbi Accepting prospective kidney donors with asymptomatic urinary abnormalities: are we shooting in the dark?
    N Vadivel
    Renal Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Kidney Int 71:173-7. 2007
  30. ncbi Kidney allocation and the perception of fairness
    R Shapiro
    Am J Transplant 7:1041-2. 2007
  31. ncbi Acute cellular rejection occurring on the first day after living-related renal transplantation: a case report
    Michihiro Maruyama
    Department of Surgery, Clinical Research Center, Chiba East National Hospital, Chiba, Japan
    Clin Transplant 20:38-41. 2006
    ..In the present case acute cellular rejection occurred within the first day after living-related renal transplantation and was strongly suspected from histopathological findings in the allograft biopsy specimen...
  32. ncbi Incompatible kidney donor candidates' willingness to participate in donor-exchange and non-directed donation
    A D Waterman
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Am J Transplant 6:1631-8. 2006
    ..Extrapolating these levels of willingness nationally, a 1-11% increase in living donation rates yearly (84-711 more transplants) may be possible if donor-exchange programs were available nationwide...
  33. ncbi Are there morally problematic reasons for having children?
    Claudia Mills
    Department of Philosophy, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO, USA
    Philos Public Policy Q 25:2-9. 2005
  34. ncbi Hashmi and Whitaker: an unjustifiable and misguided distinction?
    Sally Sheldon
    Department of Law, Keele University, UK
    Med Law Rev 12:137-63. 2004
  35. ncbi Does bioethics provide answers?: Secular and religious bioethics and our procreative future
    David M Smolin
    Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, USA
    Cumberland Law Rev 35:473-517. 2004
  36. ncbi Method, mediations, and the moral dimensions of preimplantation genetic diagnosis
    Janet L Dolgin
    Hofstra University School of Law, USA
    Cumberland Law Rev 35:519-42. 2004
  37. ncbi Conception for donation
    Norman C Fost
    JAMA 291:2125-6. 2004
  38. ncbi Tissue typing for bone marrow transplantation: an ethical examination of some arguments concerning harm to the child
    Erica Grundell
    Faculty of Law, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Monash Bioeth Rev 22:45-55. 2003
    ..The paper concludes by noting a potential tension between the first guiding principle of the Infertility Treatment Act 1995 (Vic) and the current Victorian policy on TT...
  39. ncbi Organ donation and surrogate decision-making: an ethical analysis
    Marcia Sue DeWolf Bosek
    Department of Adult Health Nursing, Rush University, Chicago, IL, USA
    JONAS Healthc Law Ethics Regul 8:38-41. 2006
  40. doi Are 'anonymous' and 'non-directed' prerequisites for living altruistic donation? The views of transplant physicians from France and Québec
    Marie Chantal Fortin
    Nephrology and Transplantation Division, Centre Hospitalier de l Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 67:147-51. 2008
    ..These results afford a better understanding of these complex issues in two different cultural contexts, and will be useful in the development of international guidelines for LAD...
  41. ncbi Survival benefit: quality versus quantity and trade-offs in developing new renal allocation systems
    R B Freeman
    Division of Transplantation, Tufts New England Medical Center, Box 40750 Washington Street, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Transplant 7:1043-6. 2007
  42. doi Religious aspects of organ transplantation
    P Bruzzone
    Divisione Trapianti d Organo, Dipartimento Paride Stefanini, Universita di Roma La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Transplant Proc 40:1064-7. 2008
    ..For the noble act of organ donation after death, the real death of the donor must be fully ascertained...
  43. ncbi Should commercial organ donation be legalized in Germany? An ethical discourse
    F Keller
    Department of Nephrology, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Transplant Proc 39:475-7. 2007
    ..We evaluated the arguments pro and con concerning kidney sales from a German perspective. At present, we see social, medical, and ethical reasons why organ selling should not be legalized in Germany...
  44. doi Changes in quality of life after hepatectomy and living donor liver transplantation
    Kosho Yamanouchi
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 59:1569-72. 2012
    ..In this study, we compared the fluctuations of quality of life after hepatectomy and living donor liver transplantation...
  45. doi HLA incompatible renal transplantation
    Robert A Montgomery
    Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 17:386-92. 2012
    ..This review describes the transplantation modalities available to the sensitized patient and discusses aspects of the donor/recipient phenotypes that determine the most suitable option for a particular patient...
  46. doi Safety of hematopoietic stem cell donation in glucose 6 phosphate dehydrogenase-deficient donors
    F Pilo
    Unità Operativa Ematologia e Centro Trapianti Midollo Osseo, Ospedale Oncologico di Riferimento Regionale Armando Businco, Cagliari, Italy
    Bone Marrow Transplant 48:36-9. 2013
    ..No difference was found in transplant outcome. From this retrospective analysis, we conclude that a G6PD-deficient but otherwise healthy volunteer can be selected as a HSC donor...
  47. doi Ethics of intergenerational (father-to-son) sperm donation
    Annelien L Bredenoord
    Julius Center, Department of Medical Ethics, University Medical Center Utrecht, Stratenum 6 131, 3508 GA Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Hum Reprod 27:1286-91. 2012
    ..We will conclude the paper with recommendations for a morally sound practice of IMAR...
  48. doi Clinical research and social status investigation for donor and recipient of living-related kidney transplant
    Wujun Xue
    Hospital of Nephrology, the First Affiliated Hospital of Medical College, Xi an Jiaotong University, 277 Yanta West Road, Xi an 710061, Shaanxi, China
    Int Urol Nephrol 45:239-49. 2013
    ..This study aims to investigate the life status and summarize the clinical experience in living-related kidney transplant (LRKT) before and after renal transplantation...
  49. doi A GPS for finding the route to transplantation for the sensitized patient
    Annette M Jackson
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 17:433-9. 2012
    ..Use of these protocols has revealed various factors that influence which route is the most likely to work for a given patient...
  50. doi Live birth after allografting of ovarian cortex between monozygotic twins with Turner syndrome (45,XO/46,XX mosaicism) and discordant ovarian function
    Jacques Donnez
    Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Universitaires St Luc, Department of Gynecology, Brussels, Belgium
    Fertil Steril 96:1407-11. 2011
    ..To report the restoration of ovarian function in a woman with Turner syndrome by allografting ovarian cortex from her monozygotic twin...
  51. doi Opinions of infertile Turkish women on gamete donation and gestational surrogacy
    Baris Baykal
    Department of Histology and Embryology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, ART Center, Ankara, Turkey
    Fertil Steril 89:817-22. 2008
    ..To determine the approval levels of infertile Turkish women concerning gamete donation and gestational surrogacy...
  52. doi Transporting live donor kidneys for kidney paired donation: initial national results
    D L Segev
    Department of Surgery Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Transplant 11:356-60. 2011
    ..No patients experienced delayed graft function as defined by the need for dialysis in the first week. Current evidence suggests that live donor kidney transport is safe and feasible...
  53. doi Attitudes toward live donor kidney transplantation and its commercialization
    Evangelos M Mazaris
    The West London Renal and Transplant Centre, Imperial College, London, UK
    Clin Transplant 25:E312-9. 2011
    ..5%, 55.6%, and 20.7% were not in support of reward, compensation only, and financial reward, respectively. While live kidney donation was accepted by the majority of individuals surveyed, only the minority approved of commercialization...
  54. doi Successful bone marrow transplantation in a girl with Fanconi anemia and preterminal renal failure
    K M J Heitink-Pollé
    Bone Marrow Transplant 42:57-8. 2008
  55. ncbi Expanding the live kidney donor pool: ethical considerations regarding altruistic donors, paired and pooled programs
    Shaneel Rajendra Patel
    The West London Renal and Transplant Centre, Imperial College Kidney and Transplant Institute, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, Hammersmith Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Exp Clin Transplant 9:181-6. 2011
    ..The authors offer opinions that challenge the ethical issues and attempt to overcome those views that hinder progress in the field...
  56. ncbi Saviour-sibling and the psychological, ethical and judicial issues that it creates: should English and French legislators close the Pandora's Box?
    Allane Madanamoothoo
    IRDEIC, France
    Eur J Health Law 18:293-303. 2011
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  57. ncbi Is there a duty to create saviour siblings?
    H C Werner Wolbert
    Department of Practical Theology, Moral Theology, University of Salzburg, Universitatsplatz 1, A 5020 Salzburg, Austria
    Hum Reprod Genet Ethics 14:22-8. 2008
  58. ncbi Net benefit of autologous compared with allogeneic blood transfusion
    G Caspari
    Transfus Med 17:413-4. 2007
  59. ncbi [Autoaggressive donation motives in the context of living kidney donation]
    Uwe Wutzler
    Klinik für Psychotherapie und Psychosomatische Medizin, Asklepios Fachklinikum Stadtroda, Bahnhofstr 1a, 07646 Stadtroda
    Z Psychosom Med Psychother 56:419-28. 2010
    ..Which psychodiagnostic criteria indicate artificial donation motives at work in living organ donation?..
  60. doi Virtual crossmatch approach to maximize matching in paired kidney donation
    P Ferrari
    Department of Nephrology, Fremantle Hospital, Perth, Western Australia
    Am J Transplant 11:272-8. 2011
    ..The more prudent approach of excluding from matching recipients with DSA with >2000MFI reduces the probability of matched pairs having a positive crossmatch without significantly decreasing the number of possible transplants...
  61. ncbi KidneyMatch.com: the ethics of solicited organ donations
    Richard H Dees
    University of Rochester, Rochester, NewYork, USA
    J Clin Ethics 19:141-9. 2008
  62. doi Influence of conditioning regimens and stem cell sources on donor-type chimerism early after stem cell transplantation
    Junichi Sugita
    Department of Hematology and Oncology, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, N15 W7, Kita ku, Sapporo, 060 8638, Japan
    Ann Hematol 87:1003-8. 2008
    ..This study suggests that differences in conditioning regimens and stem cell sources should be taken into account when considering donor-type chimerism...
  63. doi Hurdles, barriers, and successes of a national living donor kidney exchange program
    Marry de Klerk
    Department of Internal Medicine, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Transplantation 86:1749-53. 2008
    ..Living donor kidney exchange is now performed in several countries. However, no information is available on the practical problems inherent to these programs. Here, we describe our experiences with 276 couples enrolled in the Dutch program...
  64. ncbi Informed consent to donate embryos for research purposes
    Erin Nelson
    Edmonton AB
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 30:824-36. 2008
    ..To develop guidance for clinicians participating in the informed choice process with respect to the donation of human embryos for research purposes...
  65. doi Gamete donation: parents' experiences of searching for their child's donor siblings and donor
    T Freeman
    Centre for Family Research, Faculty of Social and Political Sciences, University of Cambridge, Free School Lane, Cambridge CB2 3RF, UK
    Hum Reprod 24:505-16. 2009
    ..This study investigates the new phenomenon of parents of donor offspring searching for and contacting their child's 'donor siblings' (i.e. donor offspring conceived by the same donor) and donor...
  66. doi Conditional organ donation: a view of the ethicist
    David Price
    Department of Law, De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, UK
    Transplantation 85:1540-1. 2008
  67. pmc Associations between maternal older age, family environment and parent and child wellbeing in families using assisted reproductive techniques to conceive
    J Boivin
    School of Psychology, Cardiff University, Park Place, Cardiff, CF10 3AT, Wales, United Kingdom
    Soc Sci Med 68:1948-55. 2009
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  68. ncbi Ethical issues in live donor kidney transplant: views of medical and nursing staff
    Evangelos M Mazaris
    West London Renal and Transplant Centre, Imperial College Kidney and Transplant Institute, Hammersmith Hospital, DuCane Road, London W12 0HS, UK
    Exp Clin Transplant 7:1-7. 2009
    ..The ongoing development of live donor kidney transplant has generated many ethical dilemmas. It is important to be aware of the attitudes of transplant professionals involved in this practice...
  69. doi Pushing the dead into the next reproductive frontier: post mortem gamete retrieval under the uniform anatomical gift act
    Bethany Spielman
    Medical Humanities and Health Law, Southern Illinois University, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 37:331-43. 2009
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  70. doi Blood donation in Chile: Replacement and volunteer donors
    Claudia Herrera
    Centro de Sangre Concepción, Barros Arana 1111, Concepcion, Chile
    Biologicals 38:36-8. 2010
    ..There are two regions in the country, Bio Bio and Valparaíso, where Regional Blood Centers are located, that have put in place several strategies in order to obtain better results...
  71. ncbi Paired kidney donations to expand the living donor pool
    Paolo Ferrari
    Department of Nephrology, Fremantle Hospital, Perth, Australia
    J Nephrol 22:699-707. 2009
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  72. ncbi Incentive compatibility in kidney exchange problems
    Silvia Villa
    Dipartimento di Matematica, Universita degli Studi di Genova, Via Dodecaneso, 35, 16146 Genova, Italy
    Health Care Manag Sci 12:351-62. 2009
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  73. doi Conditional organ donation: case scenarios and questions
    James Neuberger
    Liver Unit, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    Transplantation 85:1527-9. 2008
  74. doi Managing organ transplantation, the ultimate public resource
    G Carney
    The Canberra Hospital, Renal Unit, Woden Valley Specialist Centre, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Intern Med J 40:308-9. 2010
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  75. ncbi Ethical challenges posed by the solicitation of deceased and living organ donors
    Douglas W Hanto
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:1062-6. 2007
  76. ncbi Historic 5-way domino kidney swap
    Judith M Mathias
    OR Manager 23:8-9. 2007
  77. ncbi Attitudes towards gamete donation among couples undergoing in vitro fertilization
    T Oskarsson
    Institute of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Royal Postgraduate Medical School, Hammersmith Hospital, London
    Br J Obstet Gynaecol 98:351-6. 1991
    ..Provision of nonidentifying information about the donor to the recipient couple was acceptable to almost 70% whereas 40% found giving the same information to the child acceptable...
  78. ncbi Creating a stem cell donor: a case study in reproductive genetics
    Jeffrey P Kahn
    Center for Bioethics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Kennedy Inst Ethics J 14:81-96. 2004
    ..This article describes the case, raises some ethical and policy issues, highlights gaps in U.S. policy, and finally makes some recommendations for addressing advancing genetic and reproductive technologies...
  79. ncbi Live organ donation: social context, clinical encounter, and the psychology of communication
    Owen S Surman
    Departments of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Psychosomatics 46:1-6. 2005
    ..The field of communication psychology lends to the understanding of coercion and to the importance of donors possessing a status of patient-hood in the classical Hippocratic condition...
  80. ncbi The first 'designer baby': the role of narratives, cliches and metaphors in the year 2000 media debate
    Brigitte Nerlich
    Institute for the Study of Genetics, Biorisks and Society IGBiS, University of Nottingham, University Park Campus, Nottingham NG7 2RD, UK
    Sci Cult (Lond) 12:471-98. 2003
  81. ncbi Organ trafficking: scope and ethical dilemma
    Eytan Mor
    Department of Transplantation, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah Tiqva 49100, Israel
    Curr Diab Rep 5:294-9. 2005
    ..This program, together with uncompromised penalties, would hopefully eradicate organ trafficking...
  82. ncbi Public solicitation of organ donors
    Robert Steinbrook
    N Engl J Med 353:441-4. 2005
  83. ncbi Examining the potential exploitation of UNOS policies
    Sheldon Zink
    University of Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Bioeth 5:6-10. 2005
    ..These policies are not only unethical but threaten the balance and success of the entire UNOS system. This paper proposes one possible solution, which seeks to balance the concepts of justice and utility...
  84. ncbi Who is really hurt anyway? The problem of soliciting designated organ donations
    Christopher Robertson
    Harvard University Law School, USA
    Am J Bioeth 5:16-7. 2005
  85. ncbi Non-family directed donation: the perils of policy-making
    Bethany J Spielman
    Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, USA
    Am J Bioeth 5:24-6. 2005
  86. ncbi Clinical challenges in providing embryos for stem-cell initiatives
    Christopher L R Barratt
    Assisted Conception Unit, Birmingham Women s Hospital, Birmingham B15 2TG, UK
    Lancet 364:115-8. 2004
  87. ncbi Having one child to save another: a tale of two families
    David Wasserman
    Institute for Philosophy and Public Policy, School of Public Affairs, University of Maryland, USA
    Philos Public Policy Q 23:21-7. 2003
  88. pmc It's only love? Some pitfalls in emotionally related organ donation
    N Biller-Andorno
    Department of Medical Ethics and History of Medicine, Centre of Psychosocial Medicine, University of Goettingen, Germany
    J Med Ethics 27:162-4. 2001
    ..This paper draws attention to vulnerabilities that may affect the voluntariness of the donor's decision. Suggestions are made as to how to approach the evaluation and selection of potential donors...
  89. ncbi Do genetic relationships create moral obligations in organ transplantation?
    Walter Glannon
    Biomedical Ethics Unit, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Camb Q Healthc Ethics 11:153-9. 2002
  90. ncbi Incest, gamete donation by siblings and the importance of the genetic link
    G Pennings
    Free University Brussels, Department of Philosophy, Pleinlaan 2, Lok 5C442, B 1050 Brussels, Belgium
    Reprod Biomed Online 4:13-5. 2002
    ..In that case, the wish to receive gametes from a first-degree relative is motivated by the wish to establish as far as possible a genetic link with the child...
  91. ncbi Panel advises against egg and sperm donations from siblings
    Jonathan Watts
    Lancet 361:1532. 2003
  92. ncbi Audit of a paediatric directed donation programme
    M I Knuckey
    Department of Laboratory Services, Women s and Children s Health, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 39:364-7. 2003
    ..This audit assesses the first 18 months of the programme...
  93. ncbi Should people who donate a kidney to a stranger be permitted to choose their recipients? Views of the United States public
    Aaron Spital
    University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY, USA
    Transplantation 76:1252-6. 2003
    ..On the other hand, some authors have argued that anonymous donors should be allowed to select their recipients. This study was designed to explore public attitudes toward this issue...
  94. ncbi A nondirected kidney donation and its consequences: personal experience of a transplant surgeon
    Jochem Hoyer
    Transplantation 76:1264-5. 2003
    ..The author experienced some unpleasant professional consequences of his act but, nevertheless, is convinced that he had taken the right step when deciding to give a kidney to a stranger...
  95. ncbi Changing the donation culture
    David Crouch
    Nurs Times 99:40-1. 2003
  96. ncbi Preimplantation genetic diagnosis: the ethics of intermediate cases
    Guido de Wert
    Institute for Bioethics, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Hum Reprod 20:3261-6. 2005
    ..These cases illustrate that the traditional dichotomy between the medical model on the one hand and the 'designer' or autonomy model on the other hand is simplistic--they represent an intermediate category...
  97. pmc Direct organ solicitation deserves reconsideration
    J P Lott
    J Med Ethics 31:558. 2005
  98. ncbi Practical ethics. Organ donors by Internet
    Hank Fanelli
    Hosp Health Netw 79:22. 2005
  99. ncbi Genetic ties: are they morally binding?
    Giuliana Fuscaldo
    Centre for the Study of Health and Society, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Bioethics 20:64-76. 2006
    ..I argue that under some conditions the obligations generated by freely and foreseeably causing a child to exist can be justifiably transferred to others...
  100. ncbi UNOS: the faithless trustee
    Lloyd R Cohen
    George Mason University School of Law, USA
    Am J Bioeth 5:13-4. 2005
  101. ncbi Would my story get me a kidney?
    Timothy F Murphy
    University of Illinois, College of Medicine, Chicago, USA
    Hastings Cent Rep 36:49. 2006

Research Grants25

  1. ICAM1 gene inactivation protects against ischemic injury
    Robert Montgomery; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This work has important implications for the selective inactivation of gene function in allografts through ex vivo gene transfer. ..
  2. Liver Transplantation for Hepatocellular Carcinoma
    Richard Freeman; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Furthermore, these analyses will serve to support future developments of prospective clinical trials. ..
  3. Overcoming Nutritional Barriers in Hemodialysis Ptnts
    Ashwini Sehgal; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Overcoming specific barriers may lead not only to improved nutritional status but also to better patient survival, decreased health care costs, and increased quality of life. ..
  4. ISCHEMIC INJURY IN CADAVER DONORS FOR LUNG TRANSPLANT
    Thomas Egan; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This will facilitate the introduction of lung retrieval for transplant from NHBDs, which has the potential to extend the lives of thousands of Americans suffering with a variety of lung diseases. ..
  5. OVERCOMING BARRIERS TO ADEQUATE DELIVERY OF HEMODIALYSIS
    Ashwini Sehgal; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Overcoming specific barriers may lead not only to improved dialysis adequacy but also to better patient survival and decreased health care costs. ..
  6. ALLOIMMUNIZATION TO PATERNAL LEUKOCYTES FOR HDN
    Kenneth Moise; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..A monocyte monolayer assay will be performed using the spleens and sensitized red cells of the pups from the three serial breedings to determine the level of phagocytosis of the fetal reticuloendothelial system. ..