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  • determination
  • A substantial degree of variability in practices exists amongst donor hospitals regarding the donor detection, determination of brain death, application of donor management techniques or achievement of donor management goals. (beds.ac.uk)
  • Volunteers
  • In Québec, some 16,000 volunteers and 300,000 donors contribute each year to maintaining the collective reserve managed by Héma-Québec. (hema-quebec.qc.ca)
  • Clinical
  • From brain diseases there was significantly higher mortality in stroke pts (67.1%) than in trauma (17.8%), tumour (10.5%), hydrocephalus (2%), infection (2%) and epilepsy (0.7%), There were 23 (14.5%) pts with clinical signs of brain death, of which 13 (56.5%) became organ donors. (springeropen.com)
  • however there was a low proportion of clinical sign of brain death and not all potential donors were harvested. (springeropen.com)
  • care
  • Consultations with a social worker and psychiatrist are scheduled with the donor and their designated care-partner. (sharecare.com)
  • We undertook a review of deaths in one ED between March 2008 and August 2010 to assess the effect on organ donor referral rates of an in-house SN:OD and the utilisation of a collaborative care pathway. (bmj.com)
  • The aim of this study was to analyse the neurocritical care mortality rate and potential brain-dead organ donors. (springeropen.com)
  • National Marrow
  • Michael Boo, J.D., president of WMDA and chief strategy officer of the National Marrow Donor Program ® (NMDP)/Be The Match ® , was thrilled to announce the milestone. (cancerconnect.com)
  • preserve
  • However, the present results point to the potential of the MP Airdrive® to effectively preserve and improve the quality of these livers, making them viable for transplant use and therefore potentially expanding the donor pool considerably. (eurekalert.org)
  • Search
  • A University of Pennsylvania Hospital spokesperson said both Saria and Calderbank are in good condition and noted that the Saria family will continue to search for the perfect donor. (komando.com)
  • week
  • A telephone referral line available 24 hours per day, 7 days per week, can be used to recommend a donor at any time. (hema-quebec.qc.ca)
  • Results
  • Results Of 1091 potential donors, 3.3% were positive on screening serology, including 6 syphilis, 17 hepatitis B, 3 hepatitis C, 6 HTLV and 4 HIV. (bmj.com)