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Exactly What is Involved With Being a Kidney Donor? - Kidney World

Exactly What is Involved With Being a Kidney Donor? - Kidney World | Living Kidney Donation | Scoop.it
More than 114000 people are waiting for a lifesaving organ transplant of some kind. More than 16000 kidney transplants were done last year and more than 5000 of them were from live donors. So what's the secret to the ...
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Patients Search for Living Kidney Donors | NBC Chicago

Patients Search for Living Kidney Donors | NBC Chicago | Living Kidney Donation | Scoop.it
Harvey Mysel, who created the Living Kidney Donors Network, is among those working hard to spread the word about living donation and save lives -- sometimes their own.
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Donating a kidney? Now that's behavoir change…and it's a gas!

Donating a kidney? Now that's behavoir change…and it's a gas! | Living Kidney Donation | Scoop.it
Ad agency PR director takes behavoir change personally and recounts his kidney donation and first-hand experience with humility and humor.
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Looking For Organ Donation Stories « National Living Organ Donors ...

We are looking for living donors, organ recipients and future recipients currently on the waiting list. We would like to include you and your story in the documentary. We are also in the process of creating pages on our web site ...
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Symposier - Advantages of Living Donor Kidney Transplants

Symposier - Advantages of Living Donor Kidney Transplants | Living Kidney Donation | Scoop.it
Uploaded and shared in Youtube by: pennmedicine — Dr. Peter L. Abt, a kidney transplant surgeon at the Penn Transplant Institute, discusses the benefits of living donor kidney transplantation.
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How Do You Find Someone To Donate A Kidney To? - Yahoo! Answers

How Do You Find Someone To Donate A Kidney To? - Yahoo! Answers | Living Kidney Donation | Scoop.it
i have my kidneys but i dont feel like im doing to… (answered a question "How Do You Find Someone To Donate A Kidney To?
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A Kidney Donor Delivers a Setback to Live Organ Donation | Pastor ...

A Kidney Donor Delivers a Setback to Live Organ Donation | Pastor ... | Living Kidney Donation | Scoop.it
I am a live kidney donor. That's a fact I don't parade around on my sleeve except for times like these when the credibility of live organ donation is on the line. We hear lots of beautiful, affirming stories of living donors giving a ...
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New imaging protocols help improve systemic functioning for living ...

New imaging protocols help improve systemic functioning for living ... | Living Kidney Donation | Scoop.it
(Medical Xpress) -- A new study from UCLA shows how magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) and computed tomography angiography (CTA) are equivalent in delineating anatomy in living renal donors.
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Michigan wife to donate kidney to man on anniversary

Michigan wife to donate kidney to man on anniversary | Living Kidney Donation | Scoop.it
Kathy Castro found out in an email that she was a kidney match for her husband so she "...copied it [the email]that night and put it in a Valentine's card and gave it to him," she said. "He doesn't say a lot, but he got choked up ...
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Practice Patterns in Evaluation of Living Kidney Donors in United ...

Practice Patterns in Evaluation of Living Kidney Donors in United ... | Living Kidney Donation | Scoop.it
Introduction: The current pattern of evaluation for living kidney donors was investigated. Methods: We designed a 37-question electronic survey to collect information about living kidney donor evaluation.
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uSaveOne: Modern Medicine And Rising Case Of Kidney Failure- A ...

uSaveOne: Modern Medicine And Rising Case Of Kidney Failure- A ... | Living Kidney Donation | Scoop.it
With the soaring rates of kidney failure, how sensible is it to predicate treatment of kidney failure on transplants? If people with two kidneys are having problem, getting people to donate kidney may be as rare as rainbow.
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Organ Donation: Is there an app for that? « Mortal Dilemmas

There are currently over 114000 candidates on transplant waiting lists in the U.S.; in all of 2011 there were 14145 donors (8126 cadaver, 6019 living). Even considering that multiple organs can be taken from one dead donor, ...
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