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The Case for Compensating Kidney Donors
« on: March 13, 2015, 10:39:49 AM »
http://www.psmag.com/health-and-behavior/the-case-for-compensating-kidney-donors

The Case for Compensating Kidney Donors
Our current system is failing dramatically because altruism isn’t a sufficiently motivating force to give up an organ. We need to test incentives, to reward people who are willing to save the life of a stranger through donation.
SALLY SATEL

N.B.: The headline is the same, but the approach has softened significantly!
Unrelated directed kidney donor in 2003, 500+ time blood & platelet donor and counting!
Rep to the OPTN/UNOS Boards of Directors & Executive, Kidney Transplantation, & Ad Hoc Public Solicitation of Organ Donors Committees 2005-2011

 

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