At a programme organised to mark National Organ Donation Day at the Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital, Prof Manoj Kumar Sahu said 17 people die every day due to lack of donors.
The eyes and skin of a 11-year-old girl, who on Monday succumbed to her injuries after falling from the third floor of a building here, were donated by her parents.
TP Sajid, counsel for the petitioners, pointed out that the Authorisation Committee rejected both sets of applications holding that the petitioners do not come under the purview of ‘near relative’
The fact that the actor has given sight to four people has further motivated socially conscious citizens to pledge their eyes.
A 46-year-old man, who was declared brain dead after meeting with an accident on September 24, saved several lives with organ donation on Tuesday.
Justice PV Kunhi Krishnan issued the order on the petition filed by Radhakrishna Pillai of Nedumbana in Kollam, a kidney patient, challenging the order of the committee
The Chairman of Chirayu Hospital said that after getting consent from the family members, the body was examined and it was decided to remove the liver, kidney and eyes
The new head of the ophthalmology centre at AIIMS Delhi said he would be aiming to bridge this gap and strengthen eye banking.
Doctors of MGM Healthcare Hospital harvested heart, lungs, and liver of a five-year-old boy, who was declared brain dead, after he met with an accident in Kallakurichi on August 19.
Thengamam, a village in Adoor taluk, is known chiefly for a variety of crops and dairy farming. Now, it is all set to become a village of organ donors.
Senior medicos, during AIG Hosp’s webinar, state that India is yet to explore true potential of cadaver organ donation
Thanking his family members for supporting and promoting human values, the Chief Minister said that they have displayed exemplary compassion and humanity by donating his vital organs.
Doctors from Kochi talk about how Covid has made the already challenging process of organ transplantation more troublesome
Following the death of a 43-year-old road accident victim owing to Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), his family decided to donate his organs to six beneficiaries in Bengaluru.
Earlier, only people belonging to male or female genders could donate their organ or body