volume 22, issue 4, P296-304 2007
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcrc.2007.03.002
View full text
|
|
Share

Abstract: The aim was to explore how relatives and physicians understood cases where organ donation had been requested and what factors were salient for the decision on donation. Physicians of 25 deceased patients and 20 relatives were interviewed. The material was analyzed using qualitative methods. Eleven patients had declared their wishes on donation before death; in 14 cases the relatives had to decide. Half of these relatives accepted donation and half refused. The donation request was of secondary importance to th…

Expand abstract

Search citation statements

Order By: Relevance

Citation Types

6
48
0
2

Paper Sections

0
0
0
0
0

Publication Types

0
0
0
0

Relationship

0
0

Authors

Journals