Transplant study in the Midwest shows benefits of a single center for removing donor organs

  • by: MARILYNN MARCHIONE , Associated Press
  • Updated: February 25, 2014 - 9:25 AM

For decades, surgeons have traveled to far-off hospitals to remove organs from brain-dead donors and then rushed back to transplant them. Now an experiment in the Midwest suggests there may be a better way: Bring the donors to the doctors instead.

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