Prior Family Communication and Consent to Organ Donation: Using Intensive Care Physicians’ Perception to Model Decision Processes

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ABSTRACT Generally, the Swiss hold favourable attitudes to organ donation, but only few carry a donor card. If no card is found on a potential donor, families have to be approached about donation. The aim of this paper is to model the role that some family communication factors play in the family decision to consent or not to organ donation by a brain dead… (More)
DOI: 10.4081/jphr.2012.e19

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