Firsthand Accounts Address Organ Donation Concerns
This five-minute video aiming to alleviate common misgivings about organ donation increased the consent rate to donate by 12% when administered to patrons of the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles who were getting a new driver’s license, learner’s permit, or state identification card. These results were published in Annals of Internal Medicine (2012;156:483-490).
Researchers from Case Center for Reducing Health Disparities; Cleveland Minority Organ & Tissue Transplant Education Program; Lifebanc; University of Alabama at Birmingham; University of California, Berkeley; and Benaroya Research Institute
Nephrology Times. 5(6):12-13, June 2012