Organ donation Week 3 - Organ allocation - ensuring fairness

 

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dc.contributor.author Thomson, David
dc.date.accessioned 2021-05-25T12:10:26Z
dc.date.available 2021-05-25T12:10:26Z
dc.date.issued 2017
dc.identifier.citation Thomson, D. 2017. <i>Organ donation Week 3 - Organ allocation - ensuring fairness</i>. [MOOC]. http://hdl.handle.net/11427/33296 en_ZA
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/11427/33296
dc.description.abstract The video discusses the ensuring of fairness when it comes to organ allocation. The video discusses how the deceased donation is a gift to society and the importance fair consideration of the candidates circumstances and medical needs when allocating. It offers examples that illustrates the complexity in deciding who receives the donated organ. The video discusses the limitations of organ transplants in terms of size discrepancies and blood types. The use of HLA matching is also discussed. The video also discusses the Model for End-Stage Liver Disease (MELD) score. The video then discusses the complication and differences in allocation systems amongst countries. This is video 7/7 in week 3 of the Organ Donation course. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.rights.uri http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ en_US
dc.subject organ donation en_US
dc.subject organ allocation en_US
dc.subject HLA matching en_US
dc.subject MELD score en_US
dc.subject transplant program en_US
dc.title Organ donation Week 3 - Organ allocation - ensuring fairness en_US
dc.type MOOC en_US
dc.publisher.faculty Centre for Higher Education Development en_US
dc.publisher.department CILT en_US
dc.identifier.apacitation Thomson, D. (2017). Organ donation Week 3 - Organ allocation - ensuring fairness [MOOC]. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/11427/33296 en_ZA
dc.identifier.chicagocitation Thomson, David. "MOOC Organ donation Week 3 - Organ allocation - ensuring fairness," 2017. http://hdl.handle.net/11427/33296 en_ZA
dc.identifier.vancouvercitation Thomson D. <i>Organ donation Week 3 - Organ allocation - ensuring fairness</i>. [MOOC]. ,Centre for Higher Education Development ,CILT, provided on 2021-05-25T12:10:26Z. [cited yyyy month dd]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/11427/33296 en_ZA
dc.identifier.ris TY - MOOC AU - Thomson, David AB - The video discusses the ensuring of fairness when it comes to organ allocation. The video discusses how the deceased donation is a gift to society and the importance fair consideration of the candidates circumstances and medical needs when allocating. It offers examples that illustrates the complexity in deciding who receives the donated organ. The video discusses the limitations of organ transplants in terms of size discrepancies and blood types. The use of HLA matching is also discussed. The video also discusses the Model for End-Stage Liver Disease (MELD) score. The video then discusses the complication and differences in allocation systems amongst countries. This is video 7/7 in week 3 of the Organ Donation course. DA - 2017 DB - OpenUCT DP - University of Cape Town KW - organ donation KW - organ allocation KW - HLA matching KW - MELD score KW - transplant program LK - https://open.uct.ac.za PY - 2017 T1 - Organ donation Week 3 - Organ allocation - ensuring fairness TI - Organ donation Week 3 - Organ allocation - ensuring fairness UR - http://hdl.handle.net/11427/33296 ER - en_ZA


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