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Title Diagnosing death : issues, ethics and questions in death determinations / Luka Prokovyev, editor
Published New York : Nova Science Publishers, ©2010


Description 1 online resource (115 pages)
Series Ethical issues in the 21st century series
Ethical issues in the 21st century series.
Contents Introduction -- Terminology -- The clinical presentation and pathophysiology of total brain failure -- The philosophical debate -- Implications for policy and practice -- Non-heart-beating organ donation -- A summary of the Council's debate on the neurological standard for determining death
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject President's Council on Bioethics (U.S.)
President's Council on Bioethics (U.S.)
President's Council on Bioethics (U.S.)
Brain death -- Diagnosis -- United States
Diagnostic errors -- United States -- Prevention
Medical ethics -- United States
Medical policy -- United States
Medical ethics.
Medical policy.
Diagnostic Errors -- prevention & control
Ethics, Medical
Health Policy
Neurologic Examination -- standards
MEDICAL -- Pathology.
MEDICAL -- Pathophysiology.
Medical ethics
Medical policy
United States
United States
Form Electronic book
Author Prokovyev, Luka
ISBN 9781616687991