More countries hoping to copy Spain's organ-donation success

Spooner, Mary Helen
October 2003
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/28/2003, Vol. 169 Issue 9, p952
Academic Journal
Highlights the success of Spain in terms of organ donation, as of October 2003. Actions taken by Spanish physicians following the death of a British toddler; Increase in organ donations in Spain since 1989; Creation of the Organización Nacional de Trasplantes, a network of transplant coordinators in several intensive care units across the country.


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