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The Resource Brain death : a reappraisal, Calixto Machado, (electronic resource)

Brain death : a reappraisal, Calixto Machado, (electronic resource)

Label
Brain death : a reappraisal
Title
Brain death
Title remainder
a reappraisal
Statement of responsibility
Calixto Machado
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Aims to provide an overview of brain death. This book explores topics such as the concept and historical approach of human death, clinical examinations of brain-dead patients, ancillary tests in coma and brain death, bioethical discussions of brain death and its relationship with some consciousness disturbances, and more
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Machado, Calixto
Dewey number
174.297954
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Brain death
  • Transplantation of organs, tissues, etc.
Label
Brain death : a reappraisal, Calixto Machado, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Front Matter; The Concept of Brain Death Did Not Evolve to Benefit Organ Transplants; The First Organ Transplant from a Brain-Dead Donor; Conceptual Approach to Human Death on Neurological Grounds; Clinical Diagnosis of Brain Death; Ancillary Tests in Brain Death Confirmation; Brain Death in Children; Vegetative and Minimally Conscious States and Other Disturbances of Consciousness; Brain Death and Organ Transplantation: Ethical Issues; Legal Considerations on the Determination and Certification of Human Death; Back Matter
Control code
ocn184984987
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 223 p., [12] p. of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780387389752
Isbn Type
(hd. bd.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)184984987
Label
Brain death : a reappraisal, Calixto Machado, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Front Matter; The Concept of Brain Death Did Not Evolve to Benefit Organ Transplants; The First Organ Transplant from a Brain-Dead Donor; Conceptual Approach to Human Death on Neurological Grounds; Clinical Diagnosis of Brain Death; Ancillary Tests in Brain Death Confirmation; Brain Death in Children; Vegetative and Minimally Conscious States and Other Disturbances of Consciousness; Brain Death and Organ Transplantation: Ethical Issues; Legal Considerations on the Determination and Certification of Human Death; Back Matter
Control code
ocn184984987
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 223 p., [12] p. of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780387389752
Isbn Type
(hd. bd.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)184984987

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