Public opinion surveys about xenotransplantation.

  title={Public opinion surveys about xenotransplantation.},
  author={Joakim Hagelin},
  volume={11 6},
BACKGROUND Xenotransplantation may eventually provide a solution to the worldwide shortage of human organs for transplantation. Xenotransplantation is surrounded by profound ethical issues, both for the potential recipients and for the society as a whole. Concurrent with increased scientific interest, there has been an increasing number of quantitative public opinion surveys conducted about xenotransplantation in the last decade. The aim of the present study was to elucidate these surveys, and… CONTINUE READING