Table. 1.

Two criteria in the determination of death

Criteria Determination of death
Neurologic Diagnosis and confirmation of death based on the irreversible cessation of functioning in the entire brain, including the brainstem
Circulatory Diagnosis and confirmation of death based on the irreversible cessation of circulation followed by cardiac arrest, cardiocirculatory arrest, and respiratory arrest
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