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Table 3 Themes and respective sub-themes from the deemed consent group

From: ‘If I donate my organs it’s a gift, if you take them it’s theft’: a qualitative study of planned donor decisions under opt-out legislation

Donor Choice Themes Sub-themes
Deemed Consent 1. The effortless choice - I’m lazy, and this means less hassle
- It saves me a difficult choice
2. My organs won’t be any good (No sub-theme)
3. I want to be an organ donor - No need for organs when you’re dead
- Reciprocity
- Personal experience of donation