TITLE

The Problems of Organ Donor Shortage

AUTHOR(S)
Galandiuk, Susan; Sterioff, Sylvester
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Mar2005, Vol. 80 Issue 3, p320
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Describes the improvisational approach of combining different transplantation technologies to help bridge the gap formed by the ongoing shortage of donor organs for transplantation into humans. Failure of the current system for procuring and distributing organs to patients in need; Pronouncement of death of a patient from the subsequent request for organ donation; Criteria for organ and tissue donation for deceased donors.
ACCESSION #
16433822

 

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