Death on the roads could be the chance of life for some

BMJ 2004; 328 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.328.7450.1260-b (Published 20 May 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;328:1260
  1. Alastair D Smith, assistant professor of medicine
  1. Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Room 105, Bell Research Building, Trent Drive, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA

    EDITOR—Tragic and wasteful as dying in a road traffic crash is, it is an opportunity for solid organ donation and procurement (liver, kidneys, heart, and lungs).1

    Although it is incumbent on governments and institutions such as the Medical Research Council to demand and develop strategies for reducing deaths …

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