J. Czerwinski, K. Antoszkiewicz, P. Malanowski, M. Durlik, P. Kalicinski, W. Lisik, J. Walaszewski, W. Rowinski
Ann Transplant 2007; 12(2): 5-10
Available online: 2007-06-11
Organ transplantation program has been slowly developing over last 30 years. The number of DD (deceased donors) stabilized on the level of approximately 13/million of population. Multiorgan donation has been 45%, due to some problems with donor management. Polish Transplant Coordinating Center POLTRANSPLANT which is responsible for organization of procurement, organ allocation and providing several registries (registry of objections, registry of transplantation, waiting lists of potential organ recipients etc). National data on organ donation and transplantation are each year submitted to the Ministry of Health and the National Transplantation Council which is the Advisory Committee to the Minister.
Keywords: organ donation in Poland, organ transplantation in Poland, Poltransplant