Wednesday, September 12, 2007

Dead Or Alive

The sticky question of when someone is truly dead may be up for re-analysis.

Professor Allan Kellehear of the University of Bath is questioning whether brain death should be used as the major defining criterion for describing someone as dead and then going ahead to harvest their organs.
There will be a conference at Bath this week to discuss issues of "death, dying and disposal".

It is a very interesting article.
Share with friends using the share button below.

No comments: