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
Notice produite par :
Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0116816
Code Inist : 002B27C. Création : 199406.