Bioethics Blogs

Death by Neurologic Criteria 1968 – 2014: Changing Interpretations

The December 2014 issue of the Journal of Critical Care includes a special section titled “Death by Neurologic Criteria 1968 – 2014: Changing Interpretations.”

The future of death
Brian Wowk

Where have we been? Where are we going? Initiatives to improve uniformity of policies, integrity of practice, and improve understanding of brain death within the global medical community and lay public
Sam D. Shemie, Andrew Baker

Analysis of the reports of high-level commissions that have comprehensively reviewed US public policy on brain death
W. Andrew Kofke

Death as a biological notion
Calixto Machado

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