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1Value of Medical ResearchAnoush FatimaHLSC 3710U EthicsDr. Milly Ryan-HarshmanMarch 19, 2022Assignment 1c Research Ethics: New Discoveries re: Organ Donation
2Medical scientists continually engage in research for the purpose of bettering human life. Read the articleBrain Death, Cardiac Death and the Dead Donor Rule by Sadeposted to the Week 6 folder.Much research has been conducted to determine the best practices regarding organ donation andallocation, but the subject is controversial and often ethically problematic. Do some research on organdonation practices, and read the article from the National Post (June 2019) about resuscitation andpotential organ donors. The link is:-donor-heartsDiscuss the value of medical research regarding its potential to better human life. Give specificexamples, other than organ donation, of how today’s medical research improves the lives ofpatients. Write a response regarding medical research with respect to organ donation and the keyethics concepts that must be addressed.Value of Medical research:Medical research is an important aspect of the healthcare system, and it is designed to improve
3patient outcomes. Medical research is used to develop medicines that are scientifically provenand allow for longevity in people. Organ donation is a contentious topic in healthcare since itraises concerns about the patient's quality of treatment. Medical research aims to improve diseaseprevention and treatment all across the world. Without medical research, new medical treatmentsand therapies would not have been developed. New medicine and treatment are a result ofthousands of people’s efforts in further improving medical research. Vaccine research is anexample of medical research that helped to fight covid off and consequently decrease the numberof patients in the hospital.To provide the best quality of healthcare, research must be conducted to determine thetreatment's outcomes in order to implement them in the general community. There are manyfactors that are implemented in health outcome research such as treatment results, risks, financialconsiderations, and the quality of life of the patients. Research is used to evaluate how well theoutput is based on the targeted outcome's efficiency and quality. Health outcome researchprovides a different viewpoint on a larger scale of interventions than clinical research. Healthcare researchers work with different facilities and departments to collect data about individuals'medical history in order to improve their quality of life.

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