Thursday, October 18, 2012

Update on the Woman Whose Organs Were Almost Harvested...


Aarhus University Hospital has acknowledged they made a grave error in diagnosis and admitted that the suggestion of organ donation should not have been given, as there were no clear signs that brain death would occur.

“We are overjoyed that the young woman survived and that she is moving on after the accident,” Claus Thomsen, the hospital’s chief medical officer, wrote in a statement. “But we made a mistake and made the family believe that their daughter and sister would die.