UNOS has fulfilled this role since the OPTN began in 1986.
From October 8 through November 1, the OPTN/UNOS Liver and Intestinal Organ Transplantation Committee seeks public comment on a proposal to replace donor service areas (DSAs) and regions in distribution policies for livers and intestinal organs.
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Two committees, Patient Affairs and Transplant Coordinators, are participating in the proof of concept.
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Lung distribution, member review process, informed consent requirements also addressed