Potential donor families' experiences of organ and tissue donation-related communication, processes and outcome.

@article{Marck2016PotentialDF,
  title={Potential donor families' experiences of organ and tissue donation-related communication, processes and outcome.},
  author={Claudia H Marck and Sandra Leanne Neate and Monica Skinner and Bernadine M Dwyer and Bernadette B Hickey and Samuel Radford and Tracey Joy Weiland and George A Jelinek},
  journal={Anaesthesia and intensive care},
  year={2016},
  volume={44 1},
  pages={
          99-106
        }
}
We aimed to describe the experiences of families of potential organ and tissue donors eligible for donation after circulatory death or brain death. Forty-nine family members of potential donors from four Melbourne hospitals were interviewed to assess their experiences of communication, processes and the outcomes of donation. Interviews were recorded, transcribed verbatim and analysed thematically. Families expressed a range of perspectives on themes of communication, hospital processes and care… CONTINUE READING

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