Organ transplant

New program will improve chances of a kidney transplant for hard-to-match patients


Friday, May 22, 2015
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News release
All provinces and territories now part of national program Winnipeg, MB – Canadian Blood Services, in collaboration with provincial and territorial Governments and organ donation and transplantation programs officially launched the Highly Sensitized Patient (HSP) program today. Canadians whose

Duty of care to dying patient is first priority


Wednesday, March 26, 2014
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News release
Canada is a world leader in establishing ethical and medical practices on the determination of death and donation March 26, 2014 (Canada) – Recent coverage on death and organ donation on CBC’s the fifth estate may have left viewers with the impression that Canadian medical practitioners have an

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