MAMC Journal of Medical Sciences

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: 2016  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 18--27

Organ donation and transplantation: An updated overview


Anika Sulania1, Sandeep Sachdeva1, Diwakar Jha1, Gurmeet Kaur1, Ruchi Sachdeva2 
1 Department of Community Medicine, North Delhi Municipal Corporation Medical College and Hindu Rao Hospital, New Delhi, India
2 Department of Respiratory Diseases, North Delhi Municipal Corporation Medical College and Hindu Rao Hospital, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Sandeep Sachdeva
Department of Community Medicine, North Delhi Municipal Corporation Medical College and Hindu Rao Hospital, New Delhi
India

This article reviews and describes the theoretical concept of organ donation (OD) and transplantation, historical milestones, need, shortage, status of global activities, health system capacity, survival outcome, and update on legislative environment in India, Central/State contribution and Nongovernment Organizations actively involved in OD.


How to cite this article:
Sulania A, Sachdeva S, Jha D, Kaur G, Sachdeva R. Organ donation and transplantation: An updated overview.MAMC J Med Sci 2016;2:18-27


How to cite this URL:
Sulania A, Sachdeva S, Jha D, Kaur G, Sachdeva R. Organ donation and transplantation: An updated overview. MAMC J Med Sci [serial online] 2016 [cited 2019 Sep 21 ];2:18-27
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