Liver Transplantation in India

@article{Vohra2006LiverTI,
  title={Liver Transplantation in India},
  author={Vijay Kumar Vohra},
  journal={International Anesthesiology Clinics},
  year={2006},
  volume={44},
  pages={137-149}
}
  • V. Vohra
  • Published 1 September 2006
  • Medicine
  • International Anesthesiology Clinics
The technological imperative The availability of the necessary medical expertise seems to be the main factor driving the transplant programme in India. If, as the authors state, there was a ‘general feeling’—one that presumably included medical professionals who were otherwise unable to establish a cadaver transplant programme—that a law to enable organ transplants was required, cadaveric organ donation should have become common after the law was enacted. Instead, 12 years after the passage of… 

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