Analyses | Medicine and healthcare | 2016-10-03 | Sing Tao

Organ donation is just a click away

In 2015, over 2,400 patients were waiting for life-saving organ transplants in Hong Kong, whereas only 400 persons had donated their organs. Could measures such as providing incentives for volunteer donation, switching to an opt-out system, or making it easier to register as a donor through new technology encourage organ donation?

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