Month: January 2018

World Transplant Games Federation

The federation acts as a vehicle demonstrating the full physical and mental rehabilitation of people who have had an organ transplant worldwide who would otherwise be debilitated or dead.

The World Transplant Games are a biennial event, involving more than 1500 athletes representing over 50 countries who compete at an extraordinarily high level. The 18th World Transplant Games will be held in Goteborg, Sweden in 2011.
The next Winter World Games will take place in France in June 2010. For further details please see the contact details on the website.

link: wtgf.org

MOHAN Foundation – India

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The “Multi Organ Harvesting Aid Network” Foundation, a support group for patients, physicians and the public” is a National Government Organisation, based in Chennai, India, with branches in Mumbai, Pune and Hyderabad

A voluntary, non-profit organisation, the Foundation has launched a “Donor Card” along with a brochure entitled “A Priceless Gift”, explaining about organ donation. It also prints and distributes patient information literature on disease prevention and has recently started a support group for transplant patients and their familes and friends

UW Health Transplant Programs

“Transplant at University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics is one of the world’s foremost organ transplant programs. Internationally-recognized as a leader in organ preservation, transplant surgery and care of transplant patients, this major academic medical center has served those in need throughout Wisconsin, the United States and the world for over 40 years…”
Link : www.uwhealth.org/transplant/

PubMed – US National Library of Medicine

PubMed comprises more than 24 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.

Link : http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed