Published: Johan Bester

Johan Bester (Medicine) and a group of co-authors from other institutions published a paper about ethical tensions in pediatric heart transplantation. Their paper examines the ethical issues involved in a case study of a child with congenital heart disease, dependent on life-sustaining treatment, who lacks the family and social support to ensure successful transplantation. This paper appeared in Pediatrics, a leading journal in the medical specialty of pediatrics.

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