How is organ transplantation depicted in internal medicine and transplantation journals

BMC Medical Ethics 14 (1):39 (2013)
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Abstract

In their book Spare Parts, published in 1992, Fox and Swazey criticized various aspects of organ transplantation, including the routinization of the procedure, ignorance regarding its inherent uncertainties, and the ethos of transplant professionals. Using this work as a frame of reference, we analyzed articles on organ transplantation published in internal medicine and transplantation journals between 1995 and 2008 to see whether Fox and Swazey’s critiques of organ transplantation were still relevant

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Marie-Chantal Fortin
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Principles of biomedical ethics.Tom L. Beauchamp - 1979 - New York: Oxford University Press. Edited by James F. Childress.
Observing bioethics.Renée C. Fox - 2008 - New York: Oxford University Press. Edited by Judith P. Swazey & Judith C. Watkins.

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