Current Date : 10/20/2017 03:06:31
2017 information on tissue donation:
- Every year, there are approximately 30,000 deceased tissue donors nationwide in the US.
- Approximately 1.75 million tissue transplant surgeries are performed every year in the United States.
- AATB accredited tissue banks report that tissue from one donor can be transplanted into more than 75 recipients.
- Musculoskeletal tissue is the most commonly transplanted tissue.