Death and the Organ Donor

By Nancy Valko, RN In the early 1970s, I was a young nurse working with many trauma victims in a state-of-the-art intensive care unit and I loved it. Because of the high number of young accident victims, I was also … Continued

Brain Death Reconsidered

By Germaine Wensley R.N. Today there is a “critical” need for transplantable organs in the U.S. prompting an urgent call for people to give the “gift of life” by agreeing to be an organ donor. This is surely a generous … Continued