You must have seen the story of the teenager with the head injury who was pronounced by doctors as being ready for organ donation. Fortunately he started waking up the day before harvest was to commence.
Boy 'regains consciousness' just after parents agree to let doctors turn off life-support machine | The Independent
Personally, I've always been leery of the organ donation biz. This story reinforces my paranoia and distrust.
Last edit by Brian S. on May 10
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Was he actually declared "brain dead", though?
They were planning on pulling the plug the next day, so I presume they had determined his eligibility.
Last edit by Emergent on May 9