TITLE

National organ registry and allocation system remains remote

AUTHOR(S)
Madwar, Samia
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/12/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 10, pE629
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the plan for a national organ transplant registry and allocation system in Canada. It mentions that the nonprofit organization Canadian Blood Services has been developing a system, and started its development through the specialized registries in areas where a small portion of waiting transplant recipients is available. It states that a 35-million-dollar government deal was made to fund the development of the specialized registries.
ACCESSION #
64607210

 

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