Racial, ethnic differences in deceased organ donation

February 10, 2021

What The Study Did: Researchers examined changes in how organ donation from deceased donors differed by race and ethnicity in the United States over time.

Authors: Dorry L. Segev, M.D., Ph.D., of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, is the corresponding author.

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(doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.7083)

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