Brain Death and Management of the Potential Organ Donor

@inproceedings{Gloss2017BrainDA,
  title={Brain Death and Management of the Potential Organ Donor},
  author={David S. Gloss},
  year={2017}
}
Management of the potential organ donor in the intensive care unit (ICU) represents a significant part of the solution to the ongoing crisis in organ donation. Ensuring maximal utilization and optimal management of the existing donor pool significantly increases the number of donors available for procurement and enables transplantation to save the lives—and enhance quality of life—of those with end-stage disease. As in other areas in medicine, standardization and the elimination of… CONTINUE READING