Consent for Organ Donation Essay by The Research Group

Consent for Organ Donation
A study looking at the effect race has on organ donor consent rates.
# 72545 | 1,350 words | 5 sources | APA | 2004 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2004 in Medical and Health (Medical Studies) , Medical and Health (General)

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This paper discusses the effect that race has on consent for organ donations. The paper looks at the problem of shortages of organ donors for transplants as well as the various approaches for increasing organ donations. The paper contends that no significant correlation exists between race of the requester and the potential donor and the number of organ donor consents.

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"The following research paper explores the effects of race on organ donation Specifically, the research objective is to determine if there is a relationship between organ donor consent rates and the matching of race requester to race of potential donor families. Pearson's correlation was used to demonstrate significant relationships. It was expected that there would be a significant relationship between the variables, however the study findings did not support the study hypothesis that there is a significant correlation between..."

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