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UNOS News Archive

Note: compilation of all news stories on the pediatric lung allocation issue are grouped together several items down...

  • Participants Named for National Pilot Project for Kidney Paired Donation
  • Avoiding Confusion with Advanced Directives and Organ Donation - interesting article in UNOS UPDATE magazine
  • Center for Transplant System Excellence to Study National Potential for Future Deceased Donation; Federal Contract Amendment Worth Nearly $1.7 Million Over Two Years   As the demand for organ transplantation continues to grow, many key decisions in medical care and national policy depend on a realistic estimate of the future number of potential deceased organ donors. The Center for Transplant System Excellence, a new initiative of United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS), will study this issue.