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CONSENT REMOVAL ORGAN [2 records]

Record 1 2005-03-18

English

Subject field(s)
  • Health Law
  • Medical and Hospital Organization
  • Surgery
CONT

In natural deaths that are not reported to the Coroner, the relatives, where they are readily contactable, can give consent to organ removal for transplantation.

Key term(s)
  • consent to the removal of an organ
  • consent to the removal of organs

French

Domaine(s)
  • Droit de la santé
  • Organisation médico-hospitalière
  • Chirurgie
CONT

Dans le domaine juridique, on notera [ ... ] la différence importante entre la France (lois de bioéthique de 1994) et le Québec (Code civil du Québec) en ce qui concerne l'expression du consentement au prélèvement d'organes [ ... ]

Spanish

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Record 2 2005-03-17

English

Subject field(s)
  • Health Law
  • Medical and Hospital Organization
CONT

If the patient's wishes cannot be inferred, then the next of kin may ethically consent to organ removal, where the justification for removal is based on benefits for transplant recipients and the lack of evidence that the patient would have refused.

Key term(s)
  • consent to the removal of an organ

French

Domaine(s)
  • Droit de la santé
  • Organisation médico-hospitalière
CONT

[...] le coroner doit [...] consentir au prélèvement d'organes; les refus sont rares sauf en cas de doute diagnostique ou lors des cas de violence non accidentelle [...]

Spanish

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