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Organ donation proposals

Title
Organ donation proposals
Genre
Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1979
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Duration
00:03:25
Description
Interview on a bill to secure vital organs (specifically kidneys) from the clinically dead, without the need to seek permission from next of kin. Only 5% of people currently carry kidney donor cards, and there is a great shortage of matching tissue. Interviewer not identified. Speaker not identified.
Contributors
None Identified
Keywords
Legislation; Parliamentary bills; Medical ethics; Organ transplantation; Kidney transplantation; Organ donation

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