Stimulus for Organ Donation: A Survey of the American Society of Transplant Surgeons Membership

@article{Rodrigue2009StimulusFO,
  title={Stimulus for Organ Donation: A Survey of the American Society of Transplant Surgeons Membership},
  author={James R. Rodrigue and K Crist and John P. Roberts and R. B. Freeman, Jr. and Robert M. Merion and Alan I. Reed},
  journal={American Journal of Transplantation},
  year={2009},
  volume={9}
}
Federal legislation has been proposed to modify the National Organ Transplant Act in a way that would permit government‐regulated strategies, including financial incentives, to be implemented and evaluated. The Council and Ethics Committee of the American Society of Transplant Surgeons conducted a brief web‐based survey of its members’ (n = 449, 41.6% response rate) views on acceptable or unacceptable strategies to increase organ donation. The majority of the membership supports reimbursement… 
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