Evolution of deceased-donor transplantation in India with decline of commercial transplantation: a lesson for developing countries

@article{Abraham2013EvolutionOD,
  title={Evolution of deceased-donor transplantation in India with decline of commercial transplantation: a lesson for developing countries},
  author={Georgi Abraham and Yuvaram N. V. Reddy and Yogesh N.V. Reddy and Sunil S. Shroff and Milly Mathew and S. Saravanan},
  journal={Kidney International},
  year={2013},
  volume={3},
  pages={190-194}
}
The positive impact of a structured deceased-donor program has resulted in a reduction in the number of commercial transplantation operations taking place in India. The engagement of private and government stakeholders has revealed the positive impact of deceased organ donation in India. The best example is the Tamil Nadu state model, where deceased donations have increased to 1.2 per million population compared to the national average of 0.08 per million population. In the last 30 months 994… 

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