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Title Tissue and cell donation : an essential guide / edited by Ruth M. Warwick [and others]
Published Chichester, UK ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley-Blackwell, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 278 pages) : illustrations
Series Wiley SCELC e-books
Contents Histories of tissue banking / Naomi Pfeffer -- Recruitment for tissue donation / Martha W. Anderson and Esteve Trias -- The donor family dimension of tissue and cell donation / Robin Cowherd and Jane Pearson -- Consent / Annette Rid and Lisa Dinhofer -- Gathering donor history : ensuring safe tissues for transplant / Blanca Miranda [and others] -- The role of testing in determining suitability of donors and tissues / Paolo Grossi and Michael Strong -- The management of donor test results / Patricia Hewitt, Chris Moore, and David M. Smith -- Case studies from diverse cultural, religious, and economic situations / Aziz Nather [and others] -- Facilitating donation : the role of key stakeholders : the medical examiner, the coroner, the hospital pathologist, and the funeral director / Charles V. Wetli [and others] -- Staff development and support in roles associated with deceased donation / Riva Miller, Pamela Albert -- Ethical issues in unrelated cord blood and bone marrow donation / Sally Gordon, Dorothy E. Vawter, and Jeremy Chapman -- Ethical and consent issues in the reproductive setting : the case of egg, sperm, and embryo donation / Sarah Franklin and Sharon R. Kaufman -- Clinical governance in cell and tissue banking / Elaine Swanson, William Randell, and Danielle B. Freedman
Summary This is the guide to tissue and cell donation that you have been waiting for.: Policies and practices reviewed using specific donor case histories as examples; Multidisciplinary, multi-national team of editors and contributors, with expertise in ethics, consent, transplantation, microbiology and tissue and cell banking; Provides a guide to easier and safer practice in referrals, tissue procurement, cord blood collection and decision making in general. This unique book explores a range of issues related to the human impact of tissue and cell donation programmes around the world. It addresses th
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Human cell culture -- Social aspects.
Tissue banks -- Social aspects.
Biological Specimen Banks -- ethics.
Biological Specimen Banks -- organization & administration.
Tissue and Organ Procurement -- ethics.
Tissue and Organ Procurement -- organization & administration.
Form Electronic book
Author Warwick, Ruth M.
Wiley InterScience (Online service)
LC no. 2008052029
ISBN 1282371312
1444306278 (electronic bk.)
9781444306279 (electronic bk.)