Emily Thackray
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'Financial incentive not way forward', says lung transplant recipient

Patients who donate their organs should have their funeral expenses paid for by the NHS, according to a leading ethics body.

The Nuffield Council of Bioethics report said the move could lead to more people donating their organs.

But Emily Thackray, whose life was saved by a double lung transplant, has said that "financial incentive is not the way forward".

  • 11 Oct 2011
  • From the section Health
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