The Brigham looks into infant organ donation

Link to Dr. Parad's research: CONCLUSIONS: Eight percent of NICU mortalities were potential candidates for DCD. Based on the size of the potential donor pool, establishing an infant DCD protocol for level III NICUs should be considered. From the hospital press release: Boston, MA – There are currently more than 200,000 individuals in the US on a … Continue reading The Brigham looks into infant organ donation

Health care heroines, med school murder suspects and the grateful alive

If you can spare another click, you'll find my Week in Review at There, I comment on med school murder suspects, Phil Lesh and his liver and two very different points of view on the most important women in health care.