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The RCN’s UK position on consent for organ and tissue donation after death

Published: 28/03/2018
Publication code: 006 921
Between January and February 2018 the RCN surveyed members on their views on consent for organ and tissue donation after death. The RCN’s Professional Nursing Committee reviewed the results of the survey in March 2018 meeting after which a decision was made, in line with member views, to change the College’s position to one of qualified support for an opt-out system of consent.

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