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Informed consent for the diagnosis of brain death: a conceptual argument

This essay provides an ethical and conceptual argument for the use of informed consent prior to the diagnosis of brain death. It is meant to enable the family to make critical end-of-life decisions, particular…

Source: Philosophy, Ethics, and Humanities in Medicine.

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