TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Spooner, Mary Helen
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/28/2003, Vol. 169 Issue 9, p952
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
11106035

 

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