*  External Validation of the Estimated Posttransplant Survival Score for Allocation of Deceased Donor Kidneys in the United...
Australian Organ and Tissue Donation and Transplantation Authority, the NZ Ministry of Health and Kidney Health Australia ... A comprehensive risk quantification score for deceased donor kidneys: The kidney donor risk index. Transplantation 2009; 88: ... External Validation of the Estimated Posttransplant Survival Score for Allocation of Deceased Donor Kidneys in the United ... External Validation of the Estimated Posttransplant Survival Score for Allocation of Deceased Donor Kidneys in the United ...
  http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/ajt.12761/references
*  ETBU's James Fugate: 'My life has changed,' following bone marrow donation - D3football
As he made preparations to donate his marrow, the soft tissue found inside bones that produces red blood cells and is also ... Unlike a lot of potential donors, Fugate was determined to be a match rather quickly. The patient he was linked to - Fugate ... For most bone marrow donors it is advised to set aside at least two weeks to recuperate physically following a procedure. ... Fugate stresses that through his experience of being a bone marrow donor that God was also showing him something about himself. ...
  http://d3football.com/seasons/2011/contrib/20110915nua6b0
*  Family volunteers to remember son | Northwest Herald
Tissue Donor Network. They have spent much of the past eight years encouraging people to register to be organ and tissue donors ... 1. Riders will include living donors, organ and tissue donation recipients and donor family members. 'The float honors the ... His two corneas and 35 bones and tissues have improved the lives of 37 people in 14 states. 'It's a way for his legacy to live ... But his cornea, bones and tissue enhanced the lives of 37 people in 14 states, including a staff sergeant whose knee was ...
  http://www.nwherald.com/2012/12/31/family-volunteers-to-remember-son/au7vpck/?page=1
*  Am I A Tissue Donor, Too? | KANW
Part 3 in a four-part series Maybe you've agreed to be an organ donor. There might be something on your driver's license - a ... SIMINOFF: It just means you're - it means you're a donor. It means you're a tissue and an organ donor. ... "It means you're a donor," she says. "And it means you're a tissue and an organ donor." ... Am I A Tissue Donor, Too? By Joseph Shapiro • Jul 18, 2012 ... So am I a tissue donor?. SIMINOFF: Yeah, you should be - ...
  http://kanw.com/post/am-i-tissue-donor-too
*  NHS encourages residents to consider registering as organ, tissue donors - Publications | Niagara Health | Santé De Niagara
Health System continues to encourage Niagara residents to save the lives of others by registering to become organ and tissue ... as one organ donor can save up to eight lives through organ donation and enhance the lives of up to 75 others through tissue ... While 80 per cent of Ontarians say that giving consent for organ and tissue donation in advance is very important to them; only ... She is an advocate for organ donation, always encouraging people to sign up to become donors. "Every three days, one person in ...
  https://www.niagarahealth.on.ca/site/publications/2015/04/22/nhs-encourages-residents-to-consider-registering-as-organ-tissue-donors
*  Three Simple Steps To Becoming An Organ And Tissue Donor
There are documented cases of a 90-year-old liver donor and a 102-year-old corneal donor.. Get the facts on organ and tissue ... Step 1: Decide to become a potential donor.. Decide to become a potential organ or tissue donor no matter how old or. young you ... Step 2: Register or sign up to become a donor.. In Canada, the procedure to register consent for organ and tissue donation ... In most provinces, doctors will not collect organs and tissues without the permission of the donor's family-regardless of ...
  http://my-health-inf.blogspot.com/2007/10/three-simple-steps-to-becoming-organ.html
*  Tissue donors deserve to know 'moral risk' - Futurity
Tissue donors deserve to know 'moral risk'. Posted by Andy McGlashen-Michigan State January 29th, 2013 Share Article ... Since they no longer need protection, donors usually sign blanket consent forms and receive no updates about how the tissue is ... Biobanks should inform donors when their tissue might be used in potentially controversial research. ... "Donors should have the information they need to decide if there are moral risks involved that might not be worth taking," he ...
  https://www.futurity.org/tissue-donors-deserve-to-know-%E2%80%98moral-risk%E2%80%99/
*  National Organ and Tissue Donor Awareness Week, 2002
The selfless generosity of organ and tissue donors helps meet a significant and growing need in our country. ... Through the organ donor program, Americans can provide hope to those who face difficult and often life-threatening conditions ... Our Nation's organ and tissue donor program is an important part of our healthcare system. ... Our Nation's organ and tissue donor program is an important part of our healthcare system. Through the organ donor program, ...
  https://georgewbush-whitehouse.archives.gov/news/releases/2002/04/20020419-8.html
*  West Chicago honors Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network
Tissue Donor Network, the nonprofit organ procurement organization, at the Dec. 17, 2012 City Council meeting with a ... West Chicago, Illinois: December 19, 2012 -- The City of West Chicago honored Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network, the ... Tissue Donor Network and the Carney family's decision to donate the organs of son Jake Carney following his tragic death in a ... and has helped to register more than 5 million donors from Illinois to help people waiting for lifesaving organ and tissue ...
  http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20121219/submitted/121219888/
*  SickKids participates in the Tri-Hospital Organ and Tissue Donor Campaign
Michael's Hospital for the Tri-Hospital Organ and Tissue Donor Campaign, to inspire at least 1,500 staff members and volunteers ... to confirm their status on the donor registry, or sign up to become a donor by visiting www.beadonor.ca/123. ... SickKids participates in the Tri-Hospital Organ and Tissue Donor Campaign. By Elissa Hanna. A single organ donor has the ... Michael's Hospital for the Tri-Hospital Organ and Tissue Donor Campaign, to inspire at least 1,500 staff members and volunteers ...
  http://www.sickkids.ca/AboutSickKids/Newsroom/Past-News/2013/Tri-Hospital-Organ-and-Tissue-Donor-Campaign.html
*  Winnebago County below state average for registered organ, tissue donors | | The Rock River Times
Winnebago County below state average for registered organ, tissue donors May 11, 2011. Staff ... 5. My religion does not allow me to be a donor.. "The reality is that all major religions support organ and tissue donation," ... "There are some criteria," admitted Bosch, "especially with kidney transplants where you match tissue types. Your tissue type ... only 60 percent of Illinoisans are registered as organ/tissue donors.. In Winnebago County, only 56 percent are registered. ...
  http://rockrivertimes.com/2011/05/11/winnebago-county-below-state-average-for-registered-organ-tissue-donors/?administer_redirect_30=https%3A%2Fwww.mendelssohnpac.org%2Fyouth%2Frock-valley-childrens-choirs%2Findex.cfm%2F
*  Merseyside Police dogs to become tissue donors | Dogs and Puppies
Merseyside Police dogs to become tissue donors. News Dog Health and Wellbeing Thursday 26 April 2012 ... The Veterinary Tissue Bank, set up three years ago in Wrexham, acts as a centre for donated tissue, which is processed into ... However, using donor bone, a vet stripped the small joints of cartilage and put a plate and screws in to align Rusty's bones, ... Usually, when a dog needs a bone and tissue graft it is taken from elsewhere in their body, which is not only complicated but ...
  https://www.dogsandpuppies.co.uk/news/merseyside-police-dogs-to-become-tissue-donors/668
*  Tennessee Department of Safety announces 1.5 million registered Organ and Tissue Donors - Clarksville, TN Online
The number of registered organ and tissue donors in Tennessee has reached the 1.5 million mark, it was announced today by the ... Nashville, TN - The number of registered organ and tissue donors in Tennessee has reached the 1.5 million mark, it was ... Tennessee Department of Safety announces 1.5 million registered Organ and Tissue Donors. December 16, 2010 , ... Tissue Donor Registry and the Tennessee Department of Safety (TDOS). ...
  http://www.clarksvilleonline.com/2010/12/16/tennessee-department-of-safety-announces-1-5-million-registered-organ-and-tissue-donors/
*  Manitoba Launches Online Organ and Tissue Donor Registry - Comments
By Sarah Klein The Manitoba government has launched an online organ and tissue donor registry. A new website (SignUpForLife.ca ... Any Manitoba resident, 18 years of age and over, can register online their intent to become an organ and tissue donor. ... Manitoba Launches Online Organ and Tissue Donor Registry. April 23, 2012 11:21 AM. in News • 0 Comments ... The Manitoba government has launched an online organ and tissue donor registry. ...
  https://www.chrisd.ca/2012/04/23/manitoba-organ-donation-transplant-sign-up-for-life/
*  Donate Life Northwest | Be an Organ and Tissue Donor
... eye and tissue donation. Donate Life Northwest maintains the donor registry for the state of Oregon. Through community events, ... Together with our community, Donate Life Northwest has registered over 2.5 million Oregonians to be organ, eye and tissue ... Register to be a donor Register your decision to be an organ, eye and tissue donor. ... Help us save lives by learning about the importance of organ, eye and tissue donation, and register to be a donor. ...
  https://www.donatelifenw.org/
*  Healing the Spirit | Grief support for organ and tissue donor families
The Donor Family Services Department of LifeNet Health promotes healing and peace for organ and tissue donor families as they ... QuickLinks for Lifenet Health Donor Families. Facebook Group. Be part of our private social network on Facebook. ... Am I eligible for LifeNet Health Donor Family Services?. Specifically who is responsible for the bereavement programs at ... Donor Family Advocate, at 425-981-8918. or noreen_sutton@lifenethealth.org ...
  http://healingthespirit.org
*  Colorado & Wyoming Add Nearly 1 Million Registered Organ, Eye & Tissue Donors in 2014 - Donor Alliance
In addition to the increase in tissue donors, Donor Alliance, which educates about organ and tissue donation and manages the ... eye and tissue donors and record-breaking tissue donation year, translating to more lives saved and healed. Donor Alliance, the ... eye and tissue donors," said Sue Dunn, president and CEO of Donor Alliance. "We have had strong donor designation for a number ... with the number of donors increasing 35% from 2013's record year. Working with 1,590 generous tissue donors, enough tissue was ...
  https://www.donoralliance.org/newsroom/media-info/press/release/colorado-wyoming-add-nearly-1-million-new-registered-organ-eye-tissue-donors-in-2014/
*  Register to be an organ and tissue donor today : VicRoads
Registering to be an organ and tissue donor Registration check Registering to be an organ and tissue donor ... Register to be an organ and tissue donor today. It only takes minutes to register to be an organ and tissue donor and you could ... Medicare account or call the Organ Donor Register on 1800 777 203. ...
  https://www.vicroads.vic.gov.au/licences/registering-to-be-an-organ-and-tissue-donor
*  Illinois State Representative Dan Brady: Brady-Backed Legislation Would Expand Organ/Tissue Donor Registry
For more information on organ donation or to register with the Secretary of State's Organ/Tissue Donor Registry you can go to ... Governor signs Brady-backed Legislation to Expand Organ/Tissue Donor Registry into Law ... First Person Consent Organ/Tissue Donor Registry when they receive their driver's license or state ID card. "This legislation ... Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White in unveiling new legislation that would help create more life-saving organ and tissue ...
  http://www.rep-danbrady.com/2017/02/brady-backed-legislation-would-expand.html
*  UC Davis study finds little difference in efficacy of donor tissue based on age - The Aggie
"Surgeons were concerned that older donor tissue might not function as well as younger donor tissue," Mannis said. ... This is because eye banks need family consent in order to harvest the tissue, whether someone has a donor sticker or not. ... UC Davis study finds little difference in efficacy of donor tissue based on age. Science Editor ... For 10 years it compared the corneal clarity of donors ages 66 and above to donors under the age of 66. At the five-year mark ...
  https://theaggie.org/2014/02/06/uc-davis-study-finds-little-difference-in-efficacy-of-donor-tissue-based-on-age/
*  Organ and Tissue Donor
... When a customer applies for a commercial driver's permit, he/she is required to provide information on ... The following sections explain the Organ and Tissue Donor policies in greater detail. ...
  https://secure.rmv.state.ma.us/PolicyBrowserPublic/PB/WordDocuments/organandtissuedonor28.htm
*  Tacrolimus and Mycophenolate Mofetil in Preventing Graft-Versus-Host Disease in Patients Who Have Undergone Total-Body...
DONOR: Donor must consent to filgrastim (G-CSF) administration and leukapheresis. *DONOR: Donor must have adequate veins for ... Extranodal Marginal Zone B-cell Lymphoma of Mucosa-associated Lymphoid Tissue Hepatosplenic T-cell Lymphoma Intraocular ... DONOR: Known allergy to filgrastim (G-CSF). *DONOR: Current serious systemic illness that would result in increased risk for G- ... DONOR: Related donor who is HLA genotypically identical at least at one haplotype and may be phenotypically or genotypically ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00089011?recr=Open&cond=%22Mycoses%22&rank=3
*  CREUTZFELDT JAKOB DISEASE: July 2009
... the scientists are trying to match the tissue from infected Swiss cattle with the tissue from Swiss victims. If the tissue ... This may help calculate the number of blood donors to a patient. The form may be posted or emailed to the HPA Centre for ... Unheated control tissue contained 9.9 log10LD50/g tissue; after exposure to 150°C, titers equaled or exceeded 6 log10LD50/g, ... It can be transmitted by direct contact of brain tissue or spinal cord fluid from an infected person with brain tissue or ...
  http://creutzfeldt-jakob-disease.blogspot.com/2009_07_01_archive.html