Organ and Tissue Transplants : Medical Miracles and Challenges
Excellent books for reports or debate topics, these over-100-page titles present the facts and analyze some of the most controversial and challenging topics in today's news. These books empower teenagers to begin developing their own opinions. Each title includes extensive backmatter, including chapter notes, a glossary, a further reading list, Internet addresses, and an index.Every day, people's lives are saved through the miracle of organ trapsplantation -- the donation of organs either by people who have died or by living donors. Author Marilyn McClellan describes the history of organ transplants as well as the medical, ethical, and financial aspects involved. Using stories of individual donors and recipients, she shows readers the personal side as well.
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- Hardback | 128 pages
- 161.5 x 234.7 x 12.4mm | 349.27g
- 01 Mar 2003
- Enslow Publishers
- United States
Reviews "A good update for science shelves."