he number of organ transplants conducted in Coimbatore has doubled since last year. This year, 18 transplants have been conducted in Coimbatore compared to just nine in the whole of 2013.
In the last six years, 530 families have come forward to donate organs in Tamil Nadu, despite their moments of grief, a top official of the cadaver transplant programme in the state said here on Saturday.
Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said that formulating any law to encourage organ donation was a complex issue in view of the illegal rackets involved in it, especially the medical fraternity.
Dr Jhaveri Patel, a renowned ophthalmologist and philanthropist of the city, dedicated his life to spread awareness about organ donation
Seeking transparency in organ donations in the country, IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said India needs to have a good network of hospitals which are affordable to common man.
India is to receive Spanish cooperation in setting up the most modern and efficient protocols and technologies to facilitate organ donation and transplantation.
India is expected to learn the best practices in organ donation and transplantation
The Spanish Minister accepted Dr Harsh Vardhans invitation to visit India in January 2015. It was agreed that the MoU would be readied for signing ahead of her visit.
Life simply doesn’t end after death, especially if we help someone survive with a part of us left lovingly behind, so that he or she could lead life a little longer.
The nephrology and urology departments of the Goa Medical College (GMC) and Hospital have started the process of setting up a cadaveric transplant facility in Goa.
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