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Three deaths a week in Switzerland due to a lack of organ donors - Le News;

Three deaths a week in Switzerland due to a lack of organ donors - Le News

Le NewsThree deaths a week in Switzerland due to a lack of organ donorsLe NewsAccording to statistics published by Swiss Transplant, three people died per week waiting for organs over the first quarter of 2016, up from two a week previously. The problem largely stems from a lack of organ donors. At the end of September 2016 ...and more »

EDITORIAL: The ultimate gift - State-Journal.com

EDITORIAL: The ultimate giftState-Journal.comIf you have signed the back of your license you haven't necessarily ensured that you will be an organ donor. You can learn more and sign up for the Kentucky Organ Donor Registry online at https://donatelifeky.org/. Sunday's State Journal article by ...and more »

US Organ Transplants Jump 8.5% in 2016, 20% Since 2012 - Newsmax;

US Organ Transplants Jump 8.5% in 2016, 20% Since 2012 - Newsmax

NewsmaxUS Organ Transplants Jump 8.5% in 2016, 20% Since 2012NewsmaxMore than 33,000 organ transplants were performed in the United States last year, marking the fourth straight year the figure has set a record. CNN cites data from the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) that shows the record number of transplants ...and more »

US organ transplants reach record high - KYMA;

US organ transplants reach record high - KYMA

KYMAUS organ transplants reach record highKYMA(CNN) - Organ transplants performed in the United States reached a record high during 2016, for the fourth year in a row, according to preliminary data from the United Network for Organ Sharing. During 2016, there were 33,606 transplants, an 8.5 ...and more »

Why is Spain so good at organ donations? - Irish Examiner;

Why is Spain so good at organ donations? - Irish Examiner

Irish ExaminerWhy is Spain so good at organ donations?Irish ExaminerSpain's organ transplant system is considered the gold standard across the world. But how have they done it? Why is Spain so good at organ donations? Writing in the American Journal of Transplantation, the country's leading experts have revealed there ...and more »

Organ Preservation Solutions Market to Reach US$ 300 Million by 2023 - Military Technologies;

Organ Preservation Solutions Market to Reach US$ 300 Million by 2023 - Military Technologies

Military TechnologiesOrgan Preservation Solutions Market to Reach US$ 300 Million by 2023Military TechnologiesThe global business sector for organ safeguarding arrangements is required to develop at a CAGR of 15.9% from 2016 to 2023 to achieve an expected estimation of USD 0.37 billion in 2023. Download Free Sample Report: ...and more »

Soon, organ donation column on your driving license - The New Indian Express;

Soon, organ donation column on your driving license - The New Indian Express

The New Indian ExpressSoon, organ donation column on your driving licenseThe New Indian ExpressNEW DELHI: Soon, your driving license will have a column for organ donation with the Centre readying final notification which ensures all new driving licenses will clearly show if the owner has pledged to donate organs. The ministry for road, transport ...and more »

Organ Preservation Market by Preservation Solution, Transportation Technique & Organ Type - Analysis & Forecasts to ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Organ Preservation Market by Preservation Solution, Transportation Technique & Organ Type - Analysis & Forecasts to ...PR Newswire (press release)LONDON, Jan. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The organ preservation market is expected to reach USD 241.2 million in 2021 from USD 165.9 million in 2015 at a CAGR of 7.8%. Over the years, the organ preservation market, has witnessed various technological ...and more »

U.S. organ transplants, deceased donors set record in 2016 - Business Wire (press release)

U.S. organ transplants, deceased donors set record in 2016Business Wire (press release)RICHMOND, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Organ transplants performed in the United States in 2016 reached a new record high for the fourth consecutive year, according to preliminary data from United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS). UNOS serves as the ...and more »

How Spain leads the world in organ donation - Times of India

How Spain leads the world in organ donationTimes of IndiaNEW DELHI: Spain is known for having the world's highest organ donation rate at nearly 36 per million population. That is, organs from 36 deceased persons are harvested for every one million population on an average. These organs are key to saving ...and more »

Organ transplant pop group Gifted Organs raising money for debut album - Derby Telegraph;

Organ transplant pop group Gifted Organs raising money for debut album - Derby Telegraph

Derby TelegraphOrgan transplant pop group Gifted Organs raising money for debut albumDerby TelegraphDerby singer Paul Rooney in the video for the Gifted Organs single Love is a Wonderful Thing. Organ transplant pop group Gifted Organs raising money for debut album. X. Share Tweet Share Pin It Email. Copy link to paste in your message. /. Derby singer ...and more »

Israel sees record number of organ transplants in 2016 - Israel Hayom;

Israel sees record number of organ transplants in 2016 - Israel Hayom

Israel HayomIsrael sees record number of organ transplants in 2016Israel HayomIsraeli hospitals save 504 lives through organ transplants, compared to 433 in 2015 • 1,116 patients still waiting for organs, most of them needing a kidney, liver or heart • 61% of families approached about donating a dead loved one's organs agreed.and more »

Organ donation: Automatic route could work in India - Financial Express;

Organ donation: Automatic route could work in India - Financial Express

Financial ExpressOrgan donation: Automatic route could work in IndiaFinancial ExpressWhile organ donation is encouraged in India, rates lag far behind some of the developed countries. According to data from Organ India report in 2014, the organ donation rate in India was 0.26 per million in the country—one-hundredth of that of the ...and more »

Over 5000 register for organ donation - Times of India;

Over 5000 register for organ donation - Times of India

Times of IndiaOver 5000 register for organ donationTimes of IndiaKOLHAPUR: District civil surgeon L S Patil on Sunday informed that over 5,000 citizens across the district have registered to donate their organs. Speaking at a private blood donation event in Gandhinagar, Patil said the number of organ donations needs ...and more »

Record numbers of organ transplants in 2016 - Jerusalem Post Israel News;

Record numbers of organ transplants in 2016 - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Jerusalem Post Israel NewsRecord numbers of organ transplants in 2016Jerusalem Post Israel NewsLive donors now constitute two-fifths of the number of transplants, so much so that there are queues for potential donors waiting for surgery. Doctor and patient (illustrative).. (photo credit:INGIMAGE). Israel Transplant has marked record numbers in ...and more »

Drug overdose deaths lead to surge in organ donations - Seacoastonline.com;

Drug overdose deaths lead to surge in organ donations - Seacoastonline.com

Seacoastonline.comDrug overdose deaths lead to surge in organ donationsSeacoastonline.comRising numbers of drug overdose deaths in New England have spurred an increase in organ donations across the region. For Angelique Sanborn, the parallels run deeply personal. A 34-year-old Exeter woman who currently awaits a double lung transplant, ...and more »

Gift of Life Donor Program Breaks National Record in 2016 - TAPinto.net;

Gift of Life Donor Program Breaks National Record in 2016 - TAPinto.net

TAPinto.netGift of Life Donor Program Breaks National Record in 2016TAPinto.netPhiladelphia, PA – For the ninth year, Gift of Life Donor Program - the non-profit, federally designated organ procurement organization (OPO) serving the eastern half of Pennsylvania, southern New Jersey and Delaware – is the nation's leading OPO with ...and more »

Transplant band Gifted Organs kick starts debut album to promote worldwide organ donor registration - Bath Chronicle;

Transplant band Gifted Organs kick starts debut album to promote worldwide organ donor registration - Bath Chronicle

Bath ChronicleTransplant band Gifted Organs kick starts debut album to promote worldwide organ donor registrationBath ChronicleThe Gifted Organs is a unique pop band made up of transplant recipient and support musicians - and they need the public's help to kick start an album which will promote organ donor registration worldwide. Based in Bath, the project is coordinated by ...and more »