Improving the potential for organ donation in an inner city Muslim American community: the impact of a religious educational intervention.

@article{Hafzalah2014ImprovingTP,
  title={Improving the potential for organ donation in an inner city Muslim American community: the impact of a religious educational intervention.},
  author={Mina Hafzalah and Ruba Azzam and Giuliano Testa and K. Sarah Hoehn},
  journal={Clinical transplantation},
  year={2014},
  volume={28 2},
  pages={192-7}
}
OBJECTIVE We aimed to assess the willingness of Muslim Americans to be potential organ donors, to describe potential religious barriers to organ donation, and to evaluate the efficacy of a brief religious educational intervention. METHODS Face-to-face survey with English-, Arabic-, and Urdu-speaking Muslim American adults in places of worship and gatherings. The two-part survey included questions about demographics and organ donation. A brief educational intervention followed, which included… CONTINUE READING