Checklist for Determining Brain Death: Slideshow


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Eelco Wijdicks, MD, PhD
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota

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Panayiotis Varelas, MD, PhD
Henry Ford Hospital
Detroit, Michigan

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Gary Gronseth, MD
University of Kansas
Kansas City, Missouri

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David Greer, MD, MA
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts

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Allison Gandey
Medscape Neurology
Ottawa, Canada

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