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Authordc.contributor.authorGonzález Fuenzalida, Fernando 
Authordc.contributor.authorGonzález Cohens, Francisca 
Cita de ítemdc.identifier.citationRevista Medica de Chile, Volumen 146, Issue 5, 2018, Pages 547-554
Abstractdc.description.abstract© 2018, Sociedad Medica de Santiago. All rights reserved. Background: In October 2016, television stations began a campaign to increase organ donation rates. During the months that followed, a sustained increase in donation rate was observed, reaching 10 per million people. Health authorities considered that this increase was a consequence of an improvement in the search and maintenance of potential donors and TV executives considered that is was due to a reduction in organ donation refusal by relatives of potential donors. Aim: To analyze the year after the TV campaign and determine its relative effect in the improvement of effective organ donation for transplantation. Material and Methods: Monthly figures of donors published on the websites of the National Transplant Corporation and the Ministry of Health and the historical figures for the 2013-2016 period were analyzed. Using this information, the expected behavior was modeled for the number of expected donors for the year 2017 and
Publisherdc.publisherSociedad Medica de Santiago
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Keywordsdc.subjectOrgan donation
Keywordsdc.subjectOrgan transplantation
Keywordsdc.subjectTissue and organ procurement
Títulodc.titleAnalysis of organ donation for transplantation in Chile during 2017 El sinsabor que deja el mejor año en la donación de órganos para trasplante en Chile
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