Public knowledge and attitudes toward organ donation and transplantation: a cross-cultural study.

@article{ElShoubaki2005PublicKA,
  title={Public knowledge and attitudes toward organ donation and transplantation: a cross-cultural study.},
  author={Hatem El-Shoubaki and Abdulbari Bener},
  journal={Transplantation proceedings},
  year={2005},
  volume={37 5},
  pages={1993-7}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to determine the knowledge, attitudes, awareness, and determinants of organ donation and transplantation in a Qatari population. DESIGN This is a cross-sectional study to determine the knowledge and attitude toward organ donation in a Peninsula Arabian Gulf country. SETTING The setting was Primary Health Care (PHC) Centers and community-based study in Qatar. SUBJECTS A multistage sampling design was used in a representative sample of 1600 Qataris and… CONTINUE READING