Electroencephalographic Recordings During Withdrawal of Life-Sustaining Therapy Until 30 Minutes After Declaration of Death.

@article{Norton2017ElectroencephalographicRD,
  title={Electroencephalographic Recordings During Withdrawal of Life-Sustaining Therapy Until 30 Minutes After Declaration of Death.},
  author={Loretta Norton and Raechelle M Gibson and Teneille Emma Gofton and Carolyn M Benson and Sonny Dhanani and Sam David Shemie and Laura Hornby and Roxanne Ward and Gordon Young},
  journal={The Canadian journal of neurological sciences. Le journal canadien des sciences neurologiques},
  year={2017},
  volume={44 2},
  pages={139-145}
}
BACKGROUND The timing of the circulatory determination of death for organ donation presents a medical and ethical challenge. Concerns have been raised about the timing of electrocerebral inactivity in relation to the cessation of circulatory function in organ donation after cardio-circulatory death. Nonprocessed electroencephalographic (EEG) measures have… CONTINUE READING