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June 18, 2011

New organ transplant policies in Japan, including the family-oriented priority donation clause.


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The author outlines the recent changes to Japanese law and transplant policy that allow for organ procurement after brain death with only family consent (previously there had to also be prior written consent from the donor). As well, the new Japanese law allows donors to prioritize family members to receive their organs after brain death, […]

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