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Medical governance : values, expertise, and interests in organ transplantation / David L. Weimer.

Author:
Weimer, David Leo [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Washington, DC : Georgetown University Press, c2010.
Description:
xvi, 214 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series:
  • American governance and public policy. [More in this series]
  • American governance and public policy series
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
1. Medical Governance: Important but Neglected -- 2. Balancing Values, Expertise, and Interests -- 3. The Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network -- 4. Expanding Organ Supply -- 5. Liver Allocation and the Final Rule -- 6. Incremental Response to Racial Disparity in Kidney Allocation -- 7. The Kidney Allocation Review: Can the OPTN Make Nonincremental Change? -- 8. How and How Well Does the OPTN Govern? -- 9. Is the OPTN a Viable and Desirable Model in other Medical Contexts?
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781589016316 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 1589016319 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2009024524
OCLC:
403362587
RCP:
C - S