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Assuming Consent to Increase Organ Donation Rates

Yes, it sounds ethically questionable. No, it’s not a silver bullet. And yes, we should still do it.

Defining death

What size is your pancreas?

Old enough to be my grandfather?

So what are my chances?

Defining consent

So why do families say no?

Presumed consent (alone) is not the answer

Presumed consent is a good first step

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