July 9, 2012

Informed Consent for Living Donation: A Review of Key Empirical Studies, Ethical Challenges and Future Research


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This paper reviews the empirical research that has been done regarding informed consent for living organ donation. The author reviews research surrounding: disclosure of donor risks and sensitive information, voluntariness, the decision-making process and donor satisfaction post-transplant. This well referenced paper is a concise summary of research in this field.

Liver Transplantation, Lung Transplantation, Renal Transplantation

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