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What drives altruism in living liver donors – a risk-decision analysis?

Here is my editorial highlight from the June edition of HPB the official journal of the IHPBA, A-HPBA and EA-HPBA Living organ donation is unusual in medical practice because for the donor there is a significant health risk incurred through … Continue reading

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Altruistic organ donation

Altruism is one thing which sets humans apart from almost all other species. Although there are examples of altruism in certain animal behaviours they do not appear to exist at the same level of cognition and consideration as in man. … Continue reading

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