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U.S. transplant waiting list now over 120,000 by Dave Undis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine There are now over 120,000 people waiting for organ transplants in the United States, up from 115,000 only 14 months ago. Over half of the people who need transplants wil ... Read on »
U.S. transplant waiting list now over 120,000 by Dave Undis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine There are now over 120,000 people waiting for organ transplants in the United States, up from 115,000 only 14 months ago. Over half of the people who need transplants wi ... Read on »
In Israel, giving organ donors priority leads to more organ donors by Dave Undis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine According to an article in the Jerusalem Post Giving people who registered as potential organ donors higher priority in receiving organs if they need them has significan ... Read on »
In Israel, giving organ donors priority leads to more organ donors by Dave Undis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine According to an article in the Jerusalem Post Giving people who registered as potential organ donors higher priority in receiving organs if they need them has significa ... Read on »
Preferred access drives 16% increase in organ donor cards in Israel by Dave Undis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine An article at Haaretz.com quantifies the increase in signed organ donor cards in Israel in the first year following announcement of a new law giving holders of organ donor c ... Read on »
Preferred access drives 16% increase in organ donor cards in Israel by Dave Undis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine An article at Haaretz.com quantifies the increase in signed organ donor cards in Israel in the first year following announcement of a new law giving holders of organ donor ... Read on »
Preferred access causes organ donor surge in Israel by Dave Undis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Organ donor registration is way up in Israel after organ donors were given priority access to donated organs. The Jerusalem Post reports Due to the population’s s ... Read on »
Preferred access causes organ donor surge in Israel by Dave Undis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Organ donor registration is way up in Israel after organ donors were given priority access to donated organs. The Jerusalem Post reports Due to the population’s ... Read on »
Marine saves Marine through directed organ donation by Dave Undis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine According to an AP story in Stars and Stripes Nicknamed "Superman" because of his chiseled 6-foot-3 frame, Marine Lt. Patrick Wayland saved his most heroic act for la ... Read on »
Marine saves Marine through directed organ donation by Dave Undis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine According to an AP story in Stars and Stripes Nicknamed "Superman" because of his chiseled 6-foot-3 frame, Marine Lt. Patrick Wayland saved his most heroic act for l ... Read on »
Organ donation by default in Colorado? by Dave Undis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine A bill introduced in the Colorado legislature would change the process for renewing driver's licenses and ID cards so applicants are assumed to be organ and tissue donors un ... Read on »
Organ donation by default in Colorado? by Dave Undis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine A bill introduced in the Colorado legislature would change the process for renewing driver's licenses and ID cards so applicants are assumed to be organ and tissue donors u ... Read on »
Misinformation from UNOS after confessed killer gets organ transplant by Dave Undis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine "A confessed Bronx wife-killer who destroyed his liver in a half-cocked suicide attempt blew past nearly 2,000 New Yorkers on the state's transplant list to get a new organ, ... Read on »
Misinformation from UNOS after confessed killer gets organ transplant by Dave Undis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine "A confessed Bronx wife-killer who destroyed his liver in a half-cocked suicide attempt blew past nearly 2,000 New Yorkers on the state's transplant list to get a new organ ... Read on »
The shameful need for live organ donors by Dave Undis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine A man who agreed to donate part of his liver to help a sick relative died while undergoing the transplant procedure at Lahey Clinic near Boston two weeks ago, according to a ... Read on »
The shameful need for live organ donors by Dave Undis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine A man who agreed to donate part of his liver to help a sick relative died while undergoing the transplant procedure at Lahey Clinic near Boston two weeks ago, according to ... Read on »
NY presumed consent proposal: all stick no carrot by Dave Undis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine New York could be the first state that presumes everyone wants to donate their organs unless they specifically say otherwise, according to a story in the Washington Post. If ... Read on »
NY presumed consent proposal: all stick no carrot by Dave Undis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine New York could be the first state that presumes everyone wants to donate their organs unless they specifically say otherwise, according to a story in the Washington Post. I ... Read on »
UK may move registered organ donors up the transplant waiting list by Dave Undis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine How should organ donation rates be increased in the United Kingdom? The Nuffield Council on Bioethics in London is asking the public what they think about various options. A ... Read on »
UK may move registered organ donors up the transplant waiting list by Dave Undis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine How should organ donation rates be increased in the United Kingdom? The Nuffield Council on Bioethics in London is asking the public what they think about various options. ... Read on »