TITLE

Transplant queues grow as donor numbers wane

AUTHOR(S)
Martin, Shelley
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/13/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 12, p1728
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the decline in organ donations by the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI). How the different provinces rated against each other, with Saskatchewan recording the highest donation rate; Differences in waiting periods for transplantation of kidneys and hearts, and how the numbers change from year to year; Where Canada ranks against the rest of the world in organ donation rate.
ACCESSION #
3209238

 

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