The Opioid Epidemic, Organ Donation and Organ Transplantation

Mar 19 3:00 PM - Mar 19, 4:00 PM 2018
Mar 19, 2018 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

In the rising tide of the opioid epidemic, the bittersweet result has been an increase in organs. This webinar will discuss the OPO’s perspective on donor acceptance from opioid related deaths as well as the transplant center’s experience in accepting these organs. Topics will include donor consent, recipient education, organ acceptance practices and clinical protocols for managing risk of infection.

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