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Organ Donation

  • By: Celina Martinez
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

According to current statistics, there are over 91,000 patients in the United States waiting for organ transplants with nearly 4,000 new patients being added to the wait list each month. Each day, an average of 18 people die while awaiting transplants ...

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