Organ Replacement Therapy: Ethics, Justice Commerce

First Joint Meeting of ESOT and EDTA/ERA Munich December 1990

  • Walter Land
  • John B. Dossetor
Conference proceedings

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXIII
  2. Introduction

  3. Living Organ Donation in Western Countries

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 11-11
    2. Medical Risk and Benefit in Renal Donors

      1. J. E. M. Akveld, F. Th. de Charro
        Pages 44-47
      2. A. Jakobsen, D. Albrechtsen, P. Fauchald, T. Leivestad, G. Sødal, A. Flatmark
        Pages 48-49
      3. H. Bunzendahl, K. Wu, H. W. Künsebeck, G. Offner, U. Frei, H. Freyberger et al.
        Pages 57-59
      4. P. A. Rowe, E. A. McGregor, M. A. Watson, S. G. Macpherson
        Pages 60-63
      5. E. Alexopoulos, G. Sakellariou, D. Memmos, Z. Polymenidis, A. Antoniadis, K. Karamitsos et al.
        Pages 64-73
      6. N. Ivanovski, K. Čakalaroski, A. Ončevski, G. Masin, Ž. Popov, M. Polenaković
        Pages 74-76
      7. N. Simforoosh, B. Amir Ansari, A. Bassiri, S. Gol
        Pages 77-82
    3. Medical Risk and Benefit in Non-Renal Donors

      1. M. Haberal, H. Telatar, N. Bilgin, N. Büyükpamukçu, B. Kayhan, Y. Bayraktar et al.
        Pages 83-92
      2. D. E. R. Sutherland, F. C. Goetz, K. Gillingham, K. C. Moudry-Munns, J. S. Najarian
        Pages 93-101
      3. P. McMaster, A. Czerniak
        Pages 130-135
  4. The Intra- und Inter-Cultural Commerce in Human Organs and Tissues

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 145-145
    2. Commercialism and Rewarded Gifting

      1. G. M. Abouna, M. M. Sabawi, M. S. A. Kumar, M. Samhan
        Pages 164-172
      2. J. Radcliffe Richards
        Pages 190-196
      3. K. Koniavitou-Hadjiyannaki, D. Protogerou, S. Drakopoulos, M. Siakotos, E. Sigounas, Th. Syrakos et al.
        Pages 200-202
      4. S. Adib Rizvi, S. A. Anwar Naqvi
        Pages 203-205
      5. S. Bošković
        Pages 206-213
    3. Commercial Use of Human Cells and Tissue

  5. The Dilemma of Post Mortem Organ Donation: Are There Any Donation-Facilitating Factors Which are Potentially Suppressed on the Basis of Ethical or Legal Considerations?

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 239-239
    2. Post Mortem Organ Donation and Brain Death as Death of a Person

    3. Legal Aspects / Post Mortem Organ Donation and Psychological

About these proceedings


Leading medical ethicists, theologists, lawyers, transplant surgeons and physicians discuss 5 major ethical topics concerning the transplantation of human organs.


Commerce Ethics Ethik Handel Justice Organ Donation: living Organ Donation: post-mortem Organspende: lebend Organspende: post mortem cancer cardiac surgery organ transplantation surgery transplantation Ärztliche Ethik

Editors and affiliations

  • Walter Land
    • 1
  • John B. Dossetor
    • 2
  1. 1.Abteilung für TransplantationschirurgieLudwig-Maximilians-Universität, Klinikum GroßhadernMünchen 70Germany
  2. 2.Joint-Faculties Bioethics ProjectEdmontonCanada

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1991
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-76446-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-76444-8
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