Tissue and Cell Donation: An Essential Guide

Tissue and Cell Donation: An Essential Guide

Editor(s): Ruth M. Warwick, Deirdre Fehily, Scott A. Brubake, Ted Eastlund

Published Online: 8 APR 2009

Print ISBN: 9781405163224

Online ISBN: 9781444306262

DOI: 10.1002/9781444306262

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.

Table of contents

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    2. Chapter 5

      Gathering Donor History: Ensuring Safe Tissues for Transplant (pages 98–115)

      Blanca Miranda, Alessandro Nanni Costa, Jacinto Sánchez-Ibáñez and Eliana Porta

    3. Chapter 8

      Case Studies from Diverse Cultural, Religious, and Economic Situations (pages 148–159)

      Aziz Nather, Li Baoxing, Muhammed Cassim, Hamid Reza Aghayan, Arieh Eldad and Ján Koller

    4. Chapter 13

      Clinical Governance in Cell and Tissue Banking (pages 243–263)

      Elaine Swanson, William Randell and Danielle B. Freedman

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