Should commercial organ donation be legalized in Germany? An ethical discourse.

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OBJECTIVE We evaluated the arguments pro and con concerning kidney sales from a German perspective. At present, we see social, medical, and ethical reasons why organ selling should not be legalized in Germany. DISCUSSION Legalization of organ selling would weaken the principle of solidarity within the German health system. Conversely, profit making will… (More)

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@article{Keller2007ShouldCO, title={Should commercial organ donation be legalized in Germany? An ethical discourse.}, author={Frieder Keller and Ute Winkler and Joe Mayer and Sylvia Stracke}, journal={Transplantation proceedings}, year={2007}, volume={39 2}, pages={475-7} }