The motivations of Iranian kidney donors and donor-recipient relationships are clarified.
MATERIALS AND METHODS
A 13-page 69-item questionnaire was completed by 100 donors and interviews were videotaped.
Of the donors 90% did not knew the recipients preoperatively and only 13% had any information on recipient fate postoperatively. In 87% of cases there was no postoperative relationship. Because of recipient failure to appreciate the donors and refusal to realize preoperative… CONTINUE READING