Organ Solicitation on the Internet: Every Man for Himself?

TitleOrgan Solicitation on the Internet: Every Man for Himself?
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2005
JournalHastings Center Report
PublisherHastings Center
Type of ArticleCase Study
Publication Languageeng
KeywordsBIOETHICS , DONATION , etc. , Internet , Organ , societies , tissues , Transplantation
AbstractDiscusses bioethical issues arising from the public solicitation of organ donors via the Internet. Risks associated with public solicitation; Significance of the public solicitation practice to transplant organizations; Implications of the emergence of the trend; Provisions of the Organ Donation and Recovery Improvement Act on public solicitation.
NotesHastings Center ReportAccession Number: 17494980; Appel, Jacob M. Fox, Mark D.; Source Info: May/Jun2005, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p14; Subject Term: BIOETHICS; Subject Term: ORGAN donors; Subject Term: INTERNET; Subject Term: DONATION of organs, tissues, etc. -- Law & legislation; Subject Term: TRANSPLANTATION of organs, tissues, etc.; Subject Term: SOCIETIES, etc.; NAICS/Industry Codes: 517919 All Other Telecommunications; NAICS/Industry Codes: 517110 Wired Telecommunications Carriers; NAICS/Industry Codes: 518210 Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services; NAICS/Industry Codes: 519130 Internet Publishing and Broadcasting and Web Search Portals; Number of Pages: 2p; Document Type: Case Study
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