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Following are recent national and international articles on donation / transplantation.

National:

An Unprecedented Look at a Young Woman’s Face Transplant

Published: 8/14/2018; Source: National Geographic

Patients who accepted infected kidneys cured of hepatitis C

Published: 8/6/2018; Source: The Washington Post

‘Any Age Is the Right Age’: A Push to Recruit Older Organ Donors

Published: 8/8/2018; Source: University of Michigan Health Lab

International:

New Report: Organ Transplant Abuse in China Continues Despite Claims of Reform

Published: 7/16/2018; Source: PR Newswire

Mumbai: In first-of-its-kind, 9-month-old baby becomes youngest liver recipient in western India

Published: 7/6/2018; Source: The Free Press Journal

Below 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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