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    Organ donation - Health professionals

    Brain death is a reality that is difficult to accept for families but also, sometimes for the members of the medical and nursing team owing to blood circulation and organ function...
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    Transplant coordinators

    Organ procurement requires meticulous organisation, which is often difficult, and should be entrusted to professionals! As soon as a donor is identified in an intensive care unit...
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    European initiatives

    On 31 May 2007, the Commission issued a communication concerning organ donation and transplantation. It offers a dual action mechanism: a plan for strengthening active...
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    Belgian initiative – GIFT project

    In October 2006, in order to increase the participation of "acute care" hospitals in the detection, management and notification of potential donors at reference transplant centres...
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    Local donation coordinators

    In order to meet the needs of the Action Plan and the European Directive, the decision was taken to reinforce the GIFT Project in order to: support hospitals with a "donor...
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    Organ Donatie - Beldonor campaign

    In Belgium, at the start of 2000, the number of organ donors was falling and waiting lists were growing resulting in a rise in the death rate among patients on waiting lists....
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    Organ donation - Statistics

     On this page, you will find the following statistics: Statistics Annual report 2015 - Belgian section of transplant coordinators - SBT Evolution of declarations on the...
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    2015 - 2016 campaigns

    Activities in 2015: In 2015, the federal authorities launched an original and innovative initiative in order to inform and raise awareness among primary and secondary...
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    2013 - 2014 campaigns

    Activities in 2013: In 2013, Belgium was the host country for the European Day devoted to organ donation. Placed under the authority of the Council of Europe, it was held on...
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    2011 - 2012 campaigns

    Activities in 2011: a two-week poster campaign announcing the European Day for Organ Donation on Saturday 22 October 2010, broadcast of a commercial "Merci" - "...