Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Timely Referral of Potential Organ Donors

I have tapped into this good resource today after being really concerned about How to manage the organ donation referral, in a patient who is likely to die soon.
especially when you are about to discuss with the family about the futility of continuing with the support.
Well this article gives a reasonable insight into managing these issues effectively.
Critical Care Nurse. 2006;26: 88-93
Copyright © 2006 by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses.
Clinical Article
Timely Referral of Potential Organ Donors
Ron Ehrle, RN, BSN