his paper examines the presumed consent approach from a practical, legal and ethical perspective. It concludes that presumed consent for harvesting cadaveric organs a may be a viable policy alternative, but that research in a number of specific areas is needed before the policy can be endorsed.
Place of Original Publication
Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine
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Mehlman, Maxwell J., "Presumed Consent to Organ Donation: A Reevaluation" (1997). Faculty Publications. 542.