Normative consent and organ donation: a vindication.

  title={Normative consent and organ donation: a vindication.},
  author={Ben E Saunders},
  journal={Journal of medical ethics},
  volume={37 6},
In an earlier article, I argued that David Estlund's notion of 'normative consent' could provide justification for an opt-out system of organ donation that does not involve presumptions about the deceased donor's consent. Where it would be wrong of someone to refuse their consent, then the fact that they have not actually given it is irrelevant, though an… CONTINUE READING