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The determinants of the willingness to be an organ donor

H. Naci Mocan

The determinants of the willingness to be an organ donor

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • European Union countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Donation of organs, tissues, etc. -- United States.,
    • Donation of organs, tissues, etc. -- European Union countries.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementNaci Mocan, Erdal Tekin.
      SeriesNBER working paper series ;, working paper 11316, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research : Online) ;, working paper no. 11316.
      ContributionsTekin, Erdal., National Bureau of Economic Research.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHB1
      The Physical Object
      FormatElectronic resource
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3478307M
      LC Control Number2005618312

      Kobayashi, T. The Taoist philosophy emphasizes naturalness, non-action wu-weiand peace. Havrich, and R. Kalitzkus, I. As noted in Manski, the problem lies in distinguishing between these two effects [ 4 ]. Hertel, N.

      Hinduism Hinduism is the predominant religion in South Asia with approximately 1 billion followers. Samuel, G. However, one might question this result given that other factors might be impacting attitudes such as differences in how individuals interact [ 4 ] or in the efficiency in pursuing collective action as a society. One might wish to distinguish between contextual interactions, resulting from group interaction and group composition and pure correlation effects, created by a single shared similar characteristic of a group. Martinoli, G. However it might still be accepted if viewed as intrinsically fair, and could still have a powerful benefit by heightening public awareness and acceptance of organ donation.

      Winter, E. Daan is the original word in Sanskrit for donation meaning selfless giving. The religious guidance from the s stated that those who submit to human organ transplantation are living off the flesh of other humans. Policy approaches and institutional background A lack of organs to meet present demand has resulted in long transplantation waiting lists in the US and across Europe. Google Scholar Heuer, M. With regard to impact on the system it would be hoped that many who had not found it important to consider the issue of organ donation would be encouraged think about it and agree to participate, thereby eventually increasing the number of registered organ donors substantially.


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The determinants of the willingness to be an organ donor book

Studies on how age affects organ donation show that older people are less likely to donate [ 1415 ] while middle aged individuals [ 16 ] are slightly more willing to donate.

Implementation Aside from ethical worth, how practical is such a system? The 4-point Likert scale used to elicit responses about organ donation fits this kind of model because responses are not ordinal in nature.

The recipient has been informed of the operation and its implications. We also examine the roles of social interactions and collective efficiencyhaving a political affiliation indication of interest in community affairs and specific political affiliation in determining willingness to donate.

Weimar, M. The heart image as a model to internal-organ body image. It is a religious recommendation that an ill person, whether a relative or a stranger, be visited. Most studies find relatively little difference between genders in willingness to donate [ 16 ] while some find that females are more likely to donate [ 15 ].

Religious Concepts in Organ Transplantation

Schroer, — However, those factors may not be easily identifiable or quantifiable. In practice, most families are consulted with regard to a deceased relative's organ donation even if this relative has already expressed willingness to be a donor.

There were 13, new online organ registrations across the U. There are scholars on both sides of the question. Winter, E.

Kobayashi, T. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc. As a general pattern, we find that informed consent countries' respondents exhibit a lower probability of willingness to donate and to consent to the donation of a relative's organs.

Abstract Background Maintaining adequately high organ donation rates proves essential to offering patients all appropriate and available treatment options. If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here.

Between commodification and altruism: gender imbalance and attitudes towards organ donation. Wu-wei dictates not taking action against the path of nature. This may be impossible to achieve in practice.

Conclusion This study confirms and develops further previous research findings that presumed consent organ donation policy positively affects the willingness of individuals to donate their own organs and those of relative by highlighting the importance of awareness of this regulation and an individual's level of social interactions in making choices about donation.

Contextual effects can be controlled for, for example, by using geographical variables while the latter can be measured by asking individuals whether they could count on others and whether they interact with people in their social setting e.

If the definition of a modest but definite benefit is optimal, preferred status has the potential to maximize fairness in the system, in excess of that at present. On the other hand, if the help represented is too minimal, the proposal would appear to be disingenuous, as not really meaningful.

The impact of presumed consent legislation on cadaveric organ donation: A cross

Annual report. Google Scholar Sanner, M. Durham: Duke University Press. This may be related to their beliefs about the afterlife. Approximately half of families in the US and 42 percent of families in the UK refuse requests for the donation of a relative's organ in comparison to 20 percent objecting to donation in Spain [ 9 - 11 ].

We created variables to group countries by whether they have unenforced presumed consent, enforced presumed consent or informed consent policies to address if country institutional setting legislation impacts individuals' attitudes about organ donation.

However it could impair the system that potential organ recipients are relying upon. Judaism religion stresses on the honor and respect of the dead kavod hamet.Downloadable!

Factors related to the donor organ are major determinants of renal allograft function and survival

The total value of life lost due to death because of waiting for an organ transplant is greater than $4 billion annually in the United States, and the excess demand for organs has been increasing over time. To shed light on the factors that impact the willingness to donate an organ, we analyze data from the United States and the European Union.

In some literature on linear algebra determinants play a critical role and are emphasized in the earlier chapters (see books by Anton & Rorres, and Lay). However in other literature it is totally ignored until the latter chapters (see Gilbert Strang).

How much importance should we give the topic of determinants? A Review of the Economic Implications of Living Organ Donation: Donor Perspectives and Policy Considerations January 16, Prepared by: Scott Klarenbach, MD, MSc Assistant Professor Medicine, Nephrologist, University of Alberta Fellow of the Institute of Health Economics Sorina Vlaicu MD, MPH, PhD.

Publications. The Add Health bibliography includes more than 8, journal articles, presentations, unpublished manuscripts, books, book chapters and dissertations by Add Health researchers. To obtain a copy of any item, please check the citation to see if a. Feb 10,  · In Greece, there is limited research on issues related to organ donation, and the low rate of registration as donors requires explanation.

This study reports the findings of a survey of knowledge and attitudes to kidney donation among primary care patients in rural Crete, Greece. Two rural primary care settings in the island of Crete, Anogia Health Centre and Vrachasi Practice, were involved Cited by: Downloadable (with restrictions)!

Author(s): Abadie, Alberto & Gay, Sebastien. Abstract: In the U.S., Great Britain, and in many other countries, the gap between the demand and the supply of human organs for transplantation is on the rise, despite the efforts of governments and health agencies to promote donor registration.

In some countries of continental Europe, however, cadaveric organ.