A new paper analyzes the metrics used to evaluate organ procurement organizations and proposes three complimentary metrics to reflect more accurate and equitable performance rankings.
Organ donation must increase to meet the current need of patients awaiting transplants. A “presumed consent” organ donor model could help.
Mott researchers focus on prevention and better treatment of graft-versus-host disease in children, a major and potentially fatal side effect of stem cell transplants.
Just one-third of older Americans intend to donate their organs, a new study finds.
The opioid epidemic has created a tragic surge in donor organs. But despite their safety record, the organs that could save lives go unused.