Navigation Links
China Issues New Legislation To Ban Human Organ Trade

The health ministry of China has issued a temporary regulation on human organ transplantation, in an attempt to bring the illegal organ trade, under control // and regulate transplantation of human organs. A new set of regulations regarding organ transplantation and donation would be introduced to ensure medical safety in the best interest of the patients.

The new regulation ban any kind of organ dealing between the donor and potential recipient. Additionally, the donor would be required to provide a written agreement, expressing his consent for organ donation, before the transplant surgery. The donor may also refuse to donate his organs, if he has second thoughts about the same.

The ministry’s spokesman, Mao Qun'an said that the temporary regulations would be effective from the first of July. Medical institutions authorized to perform organ transplants would are required to register at provincial level health departments. Health care facilities with doctors qualified through a clinical organ transplant training; transplant related medical equipments; an efficient management system and an in-house medical ethics committee can apply for registration.

Medical institutions that have not registered for organ transplantation banned from performing transplant medical procedures. Furthermore, doctors qualified to perform organ transplants cannot practice in such unregistered hospitals.

The registration would be cancelled under two circumstances. One, if transplanted patients fail to survive for certain number of years. Second, if the registered medical facilities fail to qualify to pre-defined criteria. Additionally, those responsible would be punished.

The medical ethics committee of the hospital would have to undertake a discussion about all the potential transplants and confirm the legality of the organ donation, before the surgery can be allowed to take place. The approval of the medical ethics committee is mandatory be fore any organ transplant surgery.

Owing to the acute shortage of human organs in China, only about 20, 000 of the 2 million organ failure patients undergo transplant surgeries every year.


'"/>




Related medicine news :

1. China tells officials not to hide SARS damage
2. China reports declining number of SARS Cases
3. China says patient may have SARS
4. 15 Anti-SARS Drugs Identified By China-Europe Team of Researchers
5. Adverse Effects Associated with Unauthorised Hepatitis A Vaccine in China
6. Pig Bacterium (Streptococcus suis) Kills 24 In China
7. Watch Out! Pollution hazard from E-waste recycling in India & China
8. French Fries In Cancer Controversy In China
9. China To Distribute Free Condoms To Combat AIDS/HIV
10. HIV Cases Steadily Increasing In China With The Toll Over 1.26 Lakh
11. India And China Discuss Import Of Encephalitis Vaccine
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:4/26/2017)... ... April 26, 2017 , ... ... Hackensack, N.J. has been honored by Enterprising Women magazine as one of its ... world’s top women business owners. Winners have demonstrated that they have fast-growth businesses, ...
(Date:4/26/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... April 26, 2017 , ... ... Pioneer today launched a unique website ( CRISPRCas.pioneer.com ) that demonstrates how this ... help farmers produce more and better food, with fewer resources. It highlights the ...
(Date:4/25/2017)... ... April 25, 2017 , ... Splashtop Inc. ... Pro . This new addition to the Mirroring360 product family combines device screen ... , Mirroring360 Pro enables educators, business professionals and individuals to stream or mirror ...
(Date:4/25/2017)... , ... April 25, 2017 , ... ... attempts to compare student test score performance for the 2015-16 school year across ... state’s voucher programs. Though it highlights important patterns in student test score performance, ...
(Date:4/25/2017)... , ... April 25, 2017 , ... ... way in unveiling cutting-edge birth defects research related to Zika virus during pregnancy, ... world’s premier society for this important science. , The Teratology Society ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/19/2017)... , April 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - CRH Medical Corporation (TSX: CRH) (NYSE MKT: ... Burton & Co. Healthcare Investor Conference 2017 at the Sheraton Hotel ... Wright , Chief Executive Officer of the Company is scheduled to ... Richard Bear and the Chairman of the Board, ... ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... The Mobile X-Ray product segment is the most ... the forecast period Mobile X-Ray segment is the ... X-Ray devices market, which is estimated to be valued at ... CAGR of 7% over the forecast period. Mobile X-Ray segment ... US$ 100 Mn in 2017 over 2016. The segment,s revenue ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... Global Surgical Drainage Device Market: Overview ... remove excess liquid and air. The fluid to be ... lymph. Surgical drains are used in a wide variety ... cardiovascular surgery, neurosurgery, plastic surgery etc. Common use of ... of fluid e.g. blood or pus. Surgical drains are ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: