NHS opt-in transplant policy at risk due to cuts and staff stress

The 18-page analysis also reveals that:

t is estimated that switching to presumed consent will yield about 100 extra donors per year and another 230 transplants taking place, the document says. Although 500,000 people a year die in the UK, only 5,000 of them die in circumstances where their organs can be retrieved and used, NHSBT said. More