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Ireland about to put in place an opt-out system for organ donation

The Republic of Ireland is following the example of France whose new opt-out system for organ donation came into effect earlier this year. There are today only a few countries left in the EU which have an opt-in system: Germany, United Kingdom (with the exception of Wales) and the Netherlands. Irish Minister for Health Simon […]

Spain continues to be the world leader in number of organ transplants

After breaking its record in 2014 and 2015, Spain again improved its annual number of organs transplanted, reaching the impressive amount of 4,818 transplants in 2016. 2,994 of them were kidney transplants, as reported by the Organización Nacional de Trasplantes (ONT). In terms of organ donation, there were 43.4 organ donors per million inhabitants in […]