Organ Donations part II. Ray Gabel. How does it affect us in the Midwest?. WHAT ARE THEY LOOKING FOR?. Strategies to Compensate for organ shortage. Living related donation Living Unrelated Donation Donation after cardiac death-DCD Use of Marginal Donors Split Liver Transplants
Heart for valves
Bone and Connective Tissue
VesselsSpecific Opportunities . . .
Reversible conditions must be corrected before testing
e.g. hypothermia, drug intoxication, metabolic imbalances, severe hypotension
Artwork- Biocom 1995
When the brain is injured, it responds like other injuries—it swells. However, the brain is confined in the skull and has no room to swell. This leads to brain death.
THE OR injuries—it swells. However, the brain is confined in the skull and has no room to swell. This leads to brain death.