organ procurement

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the obtaining of something.
organ procurement in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as guiding families through the donation process to ensure timely retrieval of vital organs and tissue for transplantation.
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A transplant facility's decision to use an organ is based on the organ procurement organization's assessment of the donor's risk status and on test results (5).
However, a careful treatment of the inheritance tax approach to organ procurement is beyond the scope of this note.
Multiple cultures were obtained during the course of the organ procurement process by OPO A, OPO B, TCA, and TCB.
A first social/economic conflict inherent in organ procurement arises for the procurement agencies.
(5.) United Network for Organ Sharing._Minimum procurement standards for an organ procurement organization (OPO).
The changes made on December 3, 2018, by the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (OPTN) to the national liver distribution policy could adversely impact many Americans seeking liver transplants, the senators wrote.
The President's Award is presented to an individual who has made outstanding contributions to both their organ procurement organization (OPO) and the organ procurement community as a whole through servant leadership.
Charles Alexander is the president and chief executive officer of The Living Legacy Foundation, the organ procurement organization (OPO) for Maryland.
Without publicly admitting the use of prisoners of conscience as organ source, there is no guarantee that this path of organ procurement (harvesting) will end.
The Louisiana Organ Procurement Agency and Donate Life Louisiana work together with volunteers, the private-sector and non-profits to inform the public about the Louisiana Donor Registry, which gives hope to those whose life and productivity depend on a transplant.
Vienna, VA, July 30, 2016 --( The Association of Organ Procurement Organizations (AOPO), the Association representing the nation's 58 federally-designated organ procurement organizations, recently welcomed Maria Stadtler to the staff as education program administrator.
As expected, federal oversight of the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (OPTN) and organ procurement organizations (OPOs) will be increased significantly.