organ recovery

organ recovery

The surgical removal of a body part from one person to be used in organ transplantation in another patient.
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These results were not known to the organ procurement organization at the time of organ recovery.
Michael Hudson had been executive director of the Arkansas Regional Organ Recovery Agency of Little Rock for about a month when he made several promotions in September 2014.
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Covered by the proposed "Organ Donation Act of 2014" are government and private hospitals and health facilities, organ recovery organizations, medical and allied medical practitioners or professional, foundations, non-government organizations and other government units that are involved in organ and tissue transplantation.
Brian Broznick, executive director of the Center for Organ Recovery and Education (CORE) in Pittsburgh told Transplant News he feels the legislation will eventually be passed albeit with some compromises.
In 2008, SETDS, a subsidiary of DCIDS, merged with its sister agency, the existing organ recovery agency in Sacramento (Golden State Donor Services - GSDS), which was established in 1985.
Shortly thereafter, Robert Kerns, a coordinator of the University of Miami's Life Alliance Organ Recovery Program, entered Caroline's hospital room without her husband's consent; wrote a physician's order pronouncing Caroline braid dead (despite the fact that he was not a physician); ordered the removal of Caroline from life support without her husband's consent and while she continued to exhibit spontaneous respiration.
To reduce the risk for transplant-transmitted HIV infection, living donors should be rescreened with both HIV serologic tests and nucleic-acid testing as close to the time of organ recovery as logistically feasible, but no longer than seven days before organ donation," CDC researchers advise.
During the event, participants will discuss a wide range of topics on donor detection and identification, brain death, donor management, family approach, organ recovery, organ viability and clinical cases.
A stand in favor of financial incentives in organ recovery.
Following a trip to Mexico, the couple resides in Jackson where the bride is employed by Mississippi Organ Recovery Agency, and the groom is employed by Marls, West and Baker.