Banking on brains: insights of brain donor relatives and friends from an experiential perspective.

@article{Eatough2012BankingOB,
  title={Banking on brains: insights of brain donor relatives and friends from an experiential perspective.},
  author={Virginia Eatough and Karen Shaw and Andrew Lees},
  journal={Psychology & health},
  year={2012},
  volume={27 11},
  pages={1271-90}
}
Brain donation is critical to understand the pathological causes of neurodegenerative diseases. Increasing levels of donation requires an understanding of those factors that both encourage and deter donation. At present, there are few studies of how people understand, feel and decide about brain donation for scientific research. This qualitative experiential study contributes to the growing literature on brain donation through its specific focus on how the donation process is experienced from… CONTINUE READING