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The History of Solid Organ Transplantation

Lainie Friedman and J. Richard Thistlethwaite, Jr

in The Living Organ Donor as Patient: Theory and Practice

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2021
ISBN:
9780197618202
eISBN:
9780197618233
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197618202.003.0002
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Medical Ethics

This chapter provides a brief history of solid organ transplantation. Although the focus is on the living donor, the history of living donor solid organ transplantation is intertwined with the ... More


Kidney Paired Exchanges and Variants

Lainie Friedman and J. Richard Thistlethwaite, Jr

in The Living Organ Donor as Patient: Theory and Practice

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2021
ISBN:
9780197618202
eISBN:
9780197618233
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197618202.003.0008
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Medical Ethics

Given the growing gap between the demand and supply of kidneys needed for transplantation, and the better outcomes of living versus deceased donor kidney transplants, living kidney donation is being ... More


Expanding Living Donor Liver Transplantation

Lainie Friedman and J. Richard Thistlethwaite, Jr

in The Living Organ Donor as Patient: Theory and Practice

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2021
ISBN:
9780197618202
eISBN:
9780197618233
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197618202.003.0009
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Medical Ethics

In the 1980s in the United States (US), young children in liver failure were at proportionately greater risk of dying on the deceased donor liver transplant (DDLT) waitlist than adults because of the ... More


The Good Samaritan or Non-Directed Donor

Lainie Friedman and J. Richard Thistlethwaite, Jr

in The Living Organ Donor as Patient: Theory and Practice

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2021
ISBN:
9780197618202
eISBN:
9780197618233
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197618202.003.0007
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Medical Ethics

From the outset of kidney transplantation, some living donors were “Good Samaritan” donors—that is, individuals who donated a kidney without a specific recipient in mind. However, non-genetically ... More


Introduction

Lainie Friedman and J. Richard Thistlethwaite, Jr

in The Living Organ Donor as Patient: Theory and Practice

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2021
ISBN:
9780197618202
eISBN:
9780197618233
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197618202.003.0001
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Medical Ethics

This is a book about living solid organ donors as patients in their own right. It is premised on the supposition that the field of living donor organ transplantation is ethical, even if some ... More


Developing a Living Donor Ethics Framework

Lainie Friedman and J. Richard Thistlethwaite, Jr

in The Living Organ Donor as Patient: Theory and Practice

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2021
ISBN:
9780197618202
eISBN:
9780197618233
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197618202.003.0003
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Medical Ethics

This chapter advances an ethical framework for living donor transplantation. Given the analogies between living donor transplantation and human subjects research, the three principles enumerated in ... More


Women and Minorities as Living Organ Donors

Lainie Friedman and J. Richard Thistlethwaite, Jr

in The Living Organ Donor as Patient: Theory and Practice

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2021
ISBN:
9780197618202
eISBN:
9780197618233
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197618202.003.0004
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Medical Ethics

In this chapter, two demographic traits of living donors are observed: the over-representation of women and the under-representation of Blacks. This raises the question of whether these differences ... More


Acquisition of Organs

F. M. Kamm

in Morality, Mortality Volume I: Death and Whom to Save From It

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195119114
eISBN:
9780199872244
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195119118.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Deals with the problem of the acquisition and distribution of organs for transplantation and allows the application of the foregoing theoretical discussion of saving lives and relevant/irrelevant ... More


Dealing With Uncertainty: APOL1 as a Case Study

Lainie Friedman and J. Richard Thistlethwaite, Jr

in The Living Organ Donor as Patient: Theory and Practice

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2021
ISBN:
9780197618202
eISBN:
9780197618233
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197618202.003.0015
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Medical Ethics

Apolipoprotein L1 (APOL1) may explain much of the excess rate of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) in Blacks compared to Whites. Kidney grafts from deceased donors with two APOL1 risk alleles have worse ... More


Consequences of the Current Policy

in The Global Organ Shortage: Economic Causes, Human Consequences, Policy Responses

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804784092
eISBN:
9780804784641
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804784092.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This chapter examines the current state of the global organ procurement system and discusses the most direct consequence of the organ shortage: transplant waiting lists. It analyzes waiting list ... More


Living Donor Liver Transplantation for Acute Liver Failure

Lainie Friedman and J. Richard Thistlethwaite, Jr

in The Living Organ Donor as Patient: Theory and Practice

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2021
ISBN:
9780197618202
eISBN:
9780197618233
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197618202.003.0010
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Medical Ethics

Acute liver failure (ALF), or fulminant hepatic failure, affects approximately two to three thousand patients (adults and children) annually in the United States and accounts for approximately eight ... More


The Imminently Dying Donor

Lainie Friedman and J. Richard Thistlethwaite, Jr

in The Living Organ Donor as Patient: Theory and Practice

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2021
ISBN:
9780197618202
eISBN:
9780197618233
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197618202.003.0011
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Medical Ethics

As the supply-demand gap for organs for transplantation grows, transplant programs are more accepting of less healthy donors. This chapter focuses on the extreme case: whether and when individuals ... More


Candidate Criteria for Living Versus Deceased Donor Liver Grafts: Same or Different?

Lainie Friedman and J. Richard Thistlethwaite, Jr

in The Living Organ Donor as Patient: Theory and Practice

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2021
ISBN:
9780197618202
eISBN:
9780197618233
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197618202.003.0014
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Medical Ethics

This chapter explores whether living donor liver transplant (LDLT) is morally permissible when the candidate is ineligible for a deceased donor liver transplant (DDLT). Two cases are evaluated: a ... More


The Living Organ Donor as Patient: Theory and Practice

Lainie Friedman Ross and J. Richard Thistlethwaite, Jr.

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2021
ISBN:
9780197618202
eISBN:
9780197618233
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197618202.001.0001
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Medical Ethics

This is a book about living solid organ donors as patients in their own right. This book is premised on the supposition that the field of living donor organ transplantation is ethical, even if some ... More


Minors as Living Organ Donors

Lainie Friedman and J. Richard Thistlethwaite, Jr

in The Living Organ Donor as Patient: Theory and Practice

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2021
ISBN:
9780197618202
eISBN:
9780197618233
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197618202.003.0005
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Medical Ethics

In 1957, three years after the first successful kidney transplant between identical twin brothers, the Supreme Judicial Court in Massachusetts authorized kidney transplantation between three sets of ... More


Challenging (Organ and Global) Boundaries

Lainie Friedman and J. Richard Thistlethwaite, Jr

in The Living Organ Donor as Patient: Theory and Practice

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2021
ISBN:
9780197618202
eISBN:
9780197618233
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197618202.003.0012
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Medical Ethics

The original living kidney paired exchanges (KPE) involved two donors who were ABO- or crossmatch incompatible with their intended recipients but were compatible with the other’s recipient such that ... More


Prisoners as Living Organ Donors

Lainie Friedman and J. Richard Thistlethwaite, Jr

in The Living Organ Donor as Patient: Theory and Practice

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2021
ISBN:
9780197618202
eISBN:
9780197618233
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197618202.003.0006
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Medical Ethics

This chapter considers the special case in which a prisoner seeks to serve as a living donor and what lessons can be learned from human subjects protections for research participants given that both ... More


Primary Topic Article: Ethics Without Borders? Why the United States Needs an International Dialogue on Living Organ Donation

Mark P. Aulisio, Nicole M. Deming, Donna L. Luebke, Miriam Weiss, Rachel Phetteplace, and Stuart J. Youngner

in The Future of Bioethics: International Dialogues

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199682676
eISBN:
9780191763168
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199682676.003.0059
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Globally, efforts to increase organ supply have included increasing the numbers of living organ donors. A 2009 study of living kidney donation indicated a growth rate of 50% or more over the last ... More


Questioning the Premise: Is Living Donor Organ Transplantation Ethical?

Lainie Friedman and J. Richard Thistlethwaite, Jr

in The Living Organ Donor as Patient: Theory and Practice

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2021
ISBN:
9780197618202
eISBN:
9780197618233
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197618202.003.0016
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Medical Ethics

Given the gap between demand and supply, living donation is not going away any time soon. This chapter explores the book’s initial premise that the field of living donor organ transplantation is ... More


Commentary: Can Living Donation Be Justified?

Yohei Akaida and Kohji Ishihara

in The Future of Bioethics: International Dialogues

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199682676
eISBN:
9780191763168
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199682676.003.0060
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This commentary aims to examine Aulisio and Deming’s discussion of justification of living donation. First, this commentary compares living donor organ transplantation trends in the U.S. and Japan. ... More


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