AMA Journal of Ethics®

Illuminating the art of medicine

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AMA Journal of Ethics®

Illuminating the art of medicine

Virtual Mentor. September 2005, Volume 7, Number 09

Ethics Poll

Where do you Stand on Organ Donation?

The Ethics Poll is a snapshot of the opinions of interested readers.

Do you wish to donate your organs when you die?
If you answered "yes" to question 1, which of the following applies to you?
If you answered "no" or "undecided" to question 1, what is the principal reason for your position?
Has your physician ever discussed organ donation with you?
Poll results reflect the opinions of visitors to the site who voluntarily answer the poll questions. Those visitors do not represent a random sample of Virtual Mentor readers. The viewpoints expressed on this site are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views and policies of the AMA.