Determination of Brain Death/Death by Neurologic Criteria: The World Brain Death Project.

@article{Greer2020DeterminationOB,
  title={Determination of Brain Death/Death by Neurologic Criteria: The World Brain Death Project.},
  author={David M. Greer and Sam D. Shemie and Ariane Lewis and Sylvia Torrance and Panayiotis N. Varelas and Fernando D. Goldenberg and James L. Bernat and Michael J. Souter and Mehmet Akif Topcuoglu and Anne W. Alexandrov and Marie R. Baldisseri and Thomas P Bleck and Giuseppe Citerio and Rosanne Dawson and Arnold Hoppe and Stephen J. Jacobe and Alex R Manara and Thomas A. Nakagawa and Thaddeus Mason Pope and William Silvester and David Thomson and Hussain N Al Rahma and Rafael Badenes and Andrew J. Baker and Vladim{\'i}r {\vC}ern{\'y} and Cherylee W. J. Chang and Tiffany Chang and Elena V. Gnedovskaya and Moon‐Ku Han and Stephen Honeybul and Edgar Jimenez and Yasuhiro Kuroda and Gang Liu and Uzzwal Kumar Mallick and Victoria Marquevich and Jorge Humberto Mejia-Mantilla and Michael A. Piradov and Sarah Quayyum and Gentle Sunder Shrestha and Yingying Su and Shelly D Timmons and J. Teitelbaum and Walter Videtta and Kapil G Zirpe and Gene Sung},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={2020}
}
Importance There are inconsistencies in concept, criteria, practice, and documentation of brain death/death by neurologic criteria (BD/DNC) both internationally and within countries. Objective To formulate a consensus statement of recommendations on determination of BD/DNC based on review of the literature and expert opinion of a large multidisciplinary, international panel. Process Relevant international professional societies were recruited to develop recommendations regarding… 

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