Life Alliance Organ Recovery Agency. 1-800-255-4483. Teaching Ethics in a Multicultural Environment: An Organ Donation Perspective. Life Alliance Organ Recovery Agency University of Miami. Why is Organ Donation important?.
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Life Alliance Organ Recovery Agency
Teaching Ethics in a Multicultural Environment: An Organ Donation Perspective
Organ Recovery Agency
University of Miami
-There are more than 87,000 patients listed awaiting an organ transplant.
-Organ transplants come from Cadaveric donors and by Living donors.
However, the issue that exists is a Supply & Demand Problem.
with their area’s OPO, Tissue and Eye Bank.
There is no national registry of organ donors. Even if you have indicated your wishes on your driver’s license or a donor card, be sure you have told your family as they will be consulted before donation takes place.
Brain death is the irreversible cessation of the entire brain, including brain stem
Determination of death must be made by two board eligible or certified physicians
Brain death vs. Coma?
UNOS Organ Center
Liver Transplant Recipient
Liver, stomach, pancreas,
small bowel and piece
of colon recipient
Liver and small bowel
Oneisha and Missick
Liver Transplant Recipients