Management for Non-Heart-Beating Organ Donation (NHBOD)

First Things First (assess & treat for the following)

  • Establish patient’s suitability for NHBOD.
  • Notify Organ Procurement Organization (OPO).
  • Make sure family understands and accepts futility of clinical situation.
  • Limit warm ischemia time.

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Last updated: May 6, 2010