Effect of organ donor race on health team procurement efforts. Commentary.
To determine whether referral of potential organ donors is affected by race of the patient.
Retrospective chart audit.
Regional trauma center serving a 50% African-American population.
Records of patients meeting organ procurement organization criteria were reviewed for evidence that (1) they had been identified as a potential organ donor, (2) the family had been approached about organ donation, and (3) the family had agreed to or refused organ donation.
Mots-clés Pascal : Donation organe, Homogreffe, Greffe, Homme, Race, Equipe soignante, Critère décision, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Organ gift, Homograft, Graft surgical, Human, Race, Hospital staff, Decision criterion, United States, North America, America
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0116816
Code Inist : 002B27C. Création : 199406.