DonorPedia

A resource for organ and tissue donation professionals.

Articles

The following are recent national and international articles on donation and transplantation:

National

Woman Born Without Uterus Gets Transplant and Then Gives Birth to Healthy Boy

Published: 07/23/2020     Source: CBS2

Hooking Human Lungs Up to Sleeping Pigs Could Boost Transplant Success, Research Says

Published: 07/23/2020     Source: FOX News

Heart Transplant Volumes Dropped Significantly During COVID-19 Pandemic, Study Finds

Published: 07/23/2020     Source: Becker’s Hospital Review

International

Critically Ill Coronavirus Patient, 65, Saved by a Double-Lung Transplant Leaves Hospital in Wuhan After Recovering from the Deadly Disease

Published: 07/21/2020     Source: Daily Mail

Successful Heart Transplant at Ambani Hospital Amid Pandemic

Published: 07/21/2020     Source: SocialNews

30,000 Kidney Dialysis Patients to Benefit From No-Scar Operation…Thanks to Micro Magnets in Veins

Published: 07/20/2020     Source: Express Digest

Webinars

The following are recent webinars featuring discussions on the COVID-19 pandemic:

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Podcasts

The following are podcasts featuring experts discussing topics such as comforting grieving donor families, communicating with recipient families, and communicating with medical staff:

Reopening the Donation Conversation with Dr. Cherry Wise


Engaging the Physician, Part 1, with Chris Schimpf


Engaging the Physician, Part 2, with Chris Schimpf


Supporting Families of Pediatric Donors with Dr. Cherry Wise


Supporting Families With Children with Dr. Cherry Wise


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