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Improving Organ Donation Registration in Primary Care

Publication date: Thursday, 21 May 2009
Contributor(s): Ian Wilkinson

Organ transplants can save or dramatically improve lives, yet figures for 11 February 2009 showed there were 7,903 people in the UK still on waiting lists for transplants, with the majority waiting for a kidney transplant. Last year, more than 400 people died while on the transplant waiting list.

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Category: Editorial
Edition: Volume 6, Number 2, Apr-May-Jun 2009
Print edition page(s): 37-38
Contributor(s): Ian Wilkinson

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