Understanding the Organ Transplant Process
Former Vice President Cheney's recent heart transplant has drawn attention to organ donation. Diane and a panel of experts discuss how recipients are chosen and what potential donors need to know.
director of heart failure and the transplant program, MedStar Washington Hospital Center.
professor of medical ethics, Georgetown University
executive director, president and CEO, UNOS Foundation
science journalist and author of “The Undead: Organ Harvesting, the Ice-Water Test, Beating Heart Cadavers--How Medicine is Blurring the Line Between Life and Death”