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Author Teresi, Dick.

Title The undead : organ harvesting, the ice-water test, beating heart cadavers : how medicine is blurring the line between life and death / Dick Teresi.

Publication Info. New York : Pantheon Books, [2012]


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Edition First edition.
Description xi, 350 pages ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Death is here to stay -- A history of death -- The brain-death revolution -- The new undead -- Netherworlds -- The near death experience -- Postmodern death -- The moment of death and the search for self.
Subject Death.
Death -- Psychological aspects.
Death -- Social aspects.
Medical ethics.
Organ trafficking.
Persistent vegetative state.
Attitude to Death.
Death -- Autobiography.
Persistent Vegetative State.
Tissue and Organ Harvesting.
ISBN 9780375423710

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