Posted by Joel Streed (@jstreed) · Mon, Apr 21 at 7:45am EDT
Good Samaritan Kidney Donor: Mayo Clinic Radio
April is Donate Life Month, which focuses attention on the importance of registering as organ, eye and tissue donors. Tune in Saturday, April 19, at 9 a.m. CT as we discuss organ donation with Good Samaritan kidney donor Philip Fischer, M.D., and director of the Mayo Clinic kidney transplant program Mikel Prieto, M.D. There is so much to learn about donating the gift of life! Join us!
Miss the show? Here's the podcast: MayoClinicRadio-FullShow-4-19-14
Myth or Matter of Fact: I'm not in the best of health, so I probably can't be a donor.
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Mayo Clinic Radio is a weekly one-hour radio program highlighting health and medical information from Mayo Clinic. The show is taped for rebroadcast by some affiliates.
For more information about Living Organ Donation go to: http://www.mayoclinic.org/transplant
The Living Donor Evaluation Form can be found here.
For more information on the 'Clean Margins' study Judy Boughey, M.D., spoke about is found here. http://mayocl.in/QpXwdB