Israel: Fewer organ transplants in 2014 because of lower number of lower-brain-dead donors
from The Jerusalem Post
Fifteen organs were transplanted in 12 operations during the first eight days of this year, following the transplant of 361 organs from deceased and live donors in 333 transplant operations in 2014, Israel Transplant announced. Fifty-two percent of bereaved families that were asked last year to donate organs of relatives agreed to do so . The number of organ recipients declined by 18 percent compared to the figure in 2013.
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