Tissue and Cell Donation: An Essential Guide
Copyright © 2009 Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Editor(s): Ruth M. Warwick, Deirdre Fehily, Scott A. Brubake, Ted Eastlund
Published Online: 8 APR 2009
Print ISBN: 9781405163224
Online ISBN: 9781444306262
About this Book
This is the guide to tissue and cell donation that you have been waiting for.
- Policies and practices reviewed using specific donor case histories as examples
- Multidisciplinary, multi-national team of editors and contributors, with expertise in ethics, consent, transplantation, microbiology and tissue and cell banking
- Provides a guide to easier and safer practice in referrals, tissue procurement, cord blood collection and decision making in general
This unique book explores a range of issues related to the human impact of tissue and cell donation programmes around the world. It addresses the areas that are of key concern and have profound implications for the donors, recipients and healthcare professionals involved. Focusing on tissue, assisted reproduction and hematopoietic stem cells this book is essential reading for all those working in the field of human transplant donation and those who regulate this field.