The United States liver donor population in the 1990s: A descriptive, population-based comparative study Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Chronic Disease
  • Economics, Behavioral
  • Psychology, Social
  • Self Care

abstract

  • Nonwhites and foreign-born individuals are significantly underrepresented in the U.S. liver donor population. Furthermore, donors seem to be poorer than the general U.S. population. Increasing the liver donor pool, especially among minorities, will require creative and thoughtful public initiatives.

publication date

  • April 15, 1999

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/00007890-199904150-00014

PubMed ID

  • 10221487

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1019

end page

  • 23

volume

  • 67

number

  • 7