A pilot programme of organ donation after cardiac death in China

@article{Huang2012APP,
  title={A pilot programme of organ donation after cardiac death in China},
  author={Jie-fu Huang and James Michael Millis and Yilei Mao and Michael Millis and Xinting Sang and Shou-xian Zhong},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={2012},
  volume={379},
  pages={862-865}
}

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