How Apple CEO Steve Jobs got the liver he needed in Memphis | Organ Donation & Transplant Matters Resources | Scoop.it

This story from the United States of America outlines how ex Apple CEO Steve Jobs was able to get a liver transplant by seeking to improve his odds of receiving a donor liver.


However as becomes apparent in the article other patients are also seeking to try and improve their odds and this can involve moving interstate if they are in a position to do so. Not all are successful however, which is a direct result of the large number of patients waiting for what are a scarcer number of donor livers.