Consent for organ donation strengthened through registries – Madison.com


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Consent for organ donation strengthened through registries
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First-person consent makes donation easier on families because they can honor a choice the deceased person made instead of having to decide themselves, said Mike Anderson, executive director of UW Organ and Tissue Donation, the Madison-based …

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UW Hospital a leader in alternative to brain death organ donation – Madison.com

Madison.com UW Hospital a leader in alternative to brain death organ donationMadison.comTerry Flugaur, of Wisconsin Rapids, looks through a memory book of her daughter, Kiley Hackl, of Sun Prairie, a mother of five who died at UW Hospital at age 32 in 2013. Hackl, who was left with minimal brain function from a clot in … Continue reading

Joseph E. Murray, Transplant Doctor and Nobel Prize Winner, Dies at 93 – New York Times

Boston Globe Joseph E. Murray, Transplant Doctor and Nobel Prize Winner, Dies at 93New York TimesAs director of the Surgical Research Laboratory at Harvard Medical School and at Peter Bent Brigham Hospital in Boston, which became Brigham and Women's, Dr. Murray was a leader in the study of transplant techniques, the mechanisms of organ rejection … Continue reading

Administration Seeks to Roll Back Hospital Rules – New York Times

Administration Seeks to Roll Back Hospital RulesNew York TimesOther proposals would roll back rules for doctors' offices, kidney dialysis centers, organ transplant programs, outpatient surgery centers and institutions for people with severe mental disabilities. In January, President Obama ordered his appointees …and more » organ – Google News