Researcher Warns Against 'Opt Out' System for Organ Donation

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A kidney transplant researcher is warning against adopting an "opt out" system for organ donation in which organs would be removed for transplantation unless individuals explicitly indicate that they not wish to donate. The investigator says an “opt out” program could raise important ethnical questions. John Schieszer reports in today's Medical Minute that the "opt out" system may raise sticky ethical questions.
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