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Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: equitable, distribution, organs, ensure, supply, transplants, boost, organ
Number of Pages: 98
Published: 2004-08-30
ISBN-10: 0788100785
ISBN-13: 9780788100789

Studies the effectiveness of the organ procurement & allocation system in the U.S. Responds to such question as: are organs being equitable distributed? are organ procurement organizations obtaining an adequate number of potential donors? & is HHS adequately monitoring these organizations' organ procurement & allocation efforts? 19 charts & tables. Bibliography. Survey form included.

Author: Randall B. Williamson
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: oversight, implementation, issues, remain, improve, acted, transplant, programs, federal, agencies, organ
Number of Pages: 44
Published: 2008-10
ISBN-10: 1437905986
ISBN-13: 9781437905984

Media reports in 2005 and 2006 highlighted serious problems at organ transplant programs, calling attention to possible deficits in fed. oversight. Two agencies oversee organ transplant programs: the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services oversees transplant programs that receive Medicare reimbursement, and the Health Resources and Services Admin. oversees the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network, which manages the nation's organ allocation system. This report examines: (1) fed. oversight of transplant programs at the time the high-profile cases came to light in 2005 and 2006; and

Author: Alexander McCurdy
Publisher: Christ Church Philadelphia
Keywords: philadelphia, church, christ, bells, organ
Number of Pages: 12
Published: 2008-04-01
ISBN-10: 1422365336
ISBN-13: 9781422365335

Music has adorned the worship of Christ Church (CC) since its earliest days in pre-Revolutionary Amer. The playing of its organs & the ringing of its bells were known & well-loved by parishioners & citizens of the growing colonial city over two centuries ago. In all, there have been four different organs housed in the sanctuary of CC, now standing since the late 1720s as an outstanding example of Colonial architecture in the Georgian spirit. This document discusses the organs & features photos of the current organ, The Curtis Memorial Organ, installed in 1935 by Ernest Skinner of Boston & reno

Author: Dianne M. Welsh
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: function, organ, effect, alcohol
Number of Pages: 97
Published: 1997-06
ISBN-10: 0788174207
ISBN-13: 9780788174209

Presents a selection of articles on the effect of alcohol use on organ function. Topics include: alcohol's effects on liver function, alcohol-related pancreatic damage, alcohol and the cardiovascular system, alcohol's contribution to compromised immunity, the hemotological complications of alcoholism, the endocrine system and alcohol-related hormonal imbalances, impairments of brain and behavior, alcohol's role in gastrointestinal tract disorders, and alcohol's impact on kidney function. Diagrams.

Author: Beryl Organ
Publisher: Memoirs Books
Keywords: friends, woodland
Number of Pages: 28
Published: 2011-03-31
ISBN-10: 1908223057
ISBN-13: 9781908223050

Author: Beryl Organ
Publisher: Memoirs Books
Keywords: gnome, garden, winkle
Number of Pages: 28
Published: 2011-03-18
ISBN-10: 0956510248
ISBN-13: 9780956510242

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: special, protections, children, include, policies, transplants, allocation, organ
Number of Pages: 44
ISBN-10: 1428949186
ISBN-13: 9781428949188
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