Creative Minority Report: Horror. Docs Pressured to Declare Patients Brain Dead by Organ Donor Network

The suit alleges that last year a 19-year-old man who’d been injured in a car wreck was still trying to breathe and showed signs of brain activity. But docs declared him brain dead under pressure from donor-network officials, including Director Michael Goldstein, who allegedly said during a conference call: “This kid is dead, you got that?” the suit charged.

via Creative Minority Report: Horror. Docs Pressured to Declare Patients Brain Dead by Organ Donor Network.

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