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Thursday, August 11, 2022



Heart transplants raise hopes of patients waiting for organ donors

August 09, 2015 12:37 am

Across the state, data gathered indicated that 8,607 people have undergone kidney transplant.

‘Only 20.5% hospitals performed cadaver organ transplant in 2014’

January 11, 2015 2:49 am

DHS is in process of issuing notices to hospitals that did not perform any single life-saving transplant.

Awareness drives fail to boost cadaveric transplants

March 19, 2014 12:27 am

Due to lack of co-ordination between public and private hospitals, cadaveric organ donations are abysmally low.

To promote organ donation,state to make hospitals declare brain-dead

September 08, 2012 1:33 am

In a bid to remove hurdles in promotion of organ donation,the state will now make it compulsory for hospitals to declare ‘brain-dead’ patients.

Between Mumbai and Chennai’s first lung transplant,a huge gap

August 01, 2012 3:10 am

The recent lung transplant on 41-year-old Jayashree Mehta is the city’s first and comes over a decade after the first lung transplant in the country in Tamil Nadu capital Chennai in 1999.

Liver transplants at KEM Hospital soon

June 06, 2009 2:51 am

King Edward Memorial Hospital in Parel will soon become the first Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation...

Cadaver transplants: poor show by govt hospitals

February 22, 2009 2:10 am

Despite a positive trend in cadaver transplants this year with 13 organs already transplanted in the city-all in private hospitals,the government hospitals continue to fare badly.