transplant list

  • June 11, 2013  

    Two terminally ill children with end-stage cystic fibrosis are at the center of a battle about organ transplants. In Philadelphia, a federal judge decided that both kids, who are younger than 12, must be made more of a priority on a waiting list for adult lungs. Ray Suarez gets analysis from Arthur Caplan of New York University. Continue reading

  • March 26, 2012  

    Former Vice President Dick Cheney’s heart transplant this weekend raised new questions about how the organ transplant waiting list operates. Margaret Warner and the University of Chicago’s Dr. Allen Anderson discuss the waiting list system and why people with cardiovascular disease are living longer nowadays. Continue reading