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brain-dead

mod. stupid. I don’t know why he’s so dull. He’s seems brain-dead half the time.
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We are on the way to helping Bahrain establish legislation that will support organs harvesting brain-dead people.
In 2009, a baby girl was delivered at 25 weeks, two days after her mum Jayne Soliman, 41, was declared brain-dead at Oxford's John Radcliffe hospital.
There are no statistics on those who donated of their organs after becoming brain-dead.
Naishtat's proposal is one of two competing bills about who should have the authority to decide whether to terminate a brain-dead pregnant woman's life.
Torres said the feotus appears to be thriving, but his wife's doctors have told him they know of no cases in which a brain-dead mother with melanoma has delivered a baby
A third American, Gary Weston of Vienna, Illinois, was left brain-dead in the battle, and was evacuated to the U.
Last night, however, surgeons said that Miss Donmez was brain-dead and that there was no hope of recovery.
A ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) panel deliberating issues related to organ transplants decided Wednesday to draft by September legislation to allow transplants from brain-dead donors under 15, LDP lawmakers said.
A woman in her 20s suffering from congenital liver and bile disease became the fourth person in Japan to die Tuesday after receiving an organ transplant from a brain-dead donor, hospital officials said.
The technology enables heart-dead donors' lungs, or lungs from brain-dead patients which are initially assessed as doubtful, to be tested outside the body for possible use.
Since the beginning of the program, SCOT performed 2,694 kidney transplant surgeries from brain-dead donors and 6,316 from living donors, while a total of 1,610 liver transplant surgeries were carried out, including 794 operations from brain-dead donors and 816 from living donors, Shaheen said.
A MAN declared brain-dead woke up after his gun-toting dad staged a three-hour siege at the hospital.
Lynne Machado visited the Texas Capitol on Thursday to push a legislative proposal that would allow women like her daughter - who was 14 weeks pregnant when she collapsed because of a pulmonary embolism and was pronounced brain-dead - to be taken off life support.
They successfully underwent transplant operations at Salmaniya Medical Complex (SMC) after receiving functioning kidneys from a brain-dead patient.