Pediatric Brain Death and Organ/Tissue Retrieval

Medical, Ethical, and Legal Aspects

  • Howard H. Kaufman

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Background: Including Historical, Ethical, Legal, and Practical Considerations

  3. Criteria for the Declaration of Brain Death in Children

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 73-73
    2. John F. Edmonds, Sik-Nin Wong
      Pages 89-99
    3. Sanford Schneider
      Pages 121-128
    4. David A. Stumpf
      Pages 129-133
    5. Julius M. Goodman, Larry L. Heck, Stephen K. Nugent, Michael S. Turner
      Pages 135-148
    6. Jan Arthur Schwartz, David Brill, John Baxter
      Pages 149-156

About this book


age beneficence brain child children death electroencephalography (EEG) organ tissue

Editors and affiliations

  • Howard H. Kaufman
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryWest Virginia University Health Sciences CenterMorgantownUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1989
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4684-5534-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4684-5532-8
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