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ORGAN DONATION-  Story of Life After Death DR.ASHOKAN MANAGING TRUSTEE A.P.HITHENDRAN MEMORIAL TRUST THIRUKAZHUKUNDRAM KANCHIPURAM DISTRICT. TAMILNADU 603109 INDIA
[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],Organ Donation – A Gracious Act Death is not the last sleep. It is the final awakening                               - Walter Scott, Scottish novelist  
This  presentation has been made using  web site was created using 100% recycled electrons !!  Recycle yourself by becoming  an organ donor
Death is not extinguishing the light but  putting out the lamp because the dawn has come - Rabindranath Tagore
Organ Donation – Concepts
Types of Organ Donors ,[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object]
Organ Donation by a Living person ,[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],Iddham Shariram Paropkardum   (This body is for the use of others) - Shankracharya
Organ Donation after Natural Death ,[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],The only thing you take with you when you're gone is what you leave behind    -  John Allston
Organ Donation After Brain Death ,[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object]
[object Object],Transplant   Miracles !!!   Medical miracles  these days have a short life span of glory!!!
Transplant   Miracles !!!   ,[object Object],[object Object]
COMMMONEST TYPE OF ORGAN DONATION IN INDIA ,[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],And he will wipe out every tear from their eyes and death will be no more. - Revelations 21:4 
EYE  DONATION
Eye Donation ,[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],Cornea removed Eyeball Cornea Eyeball 35 million people are BLIND or going blind in the developing world and most of them can be cured
Brain Death Concepts ,[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],In Babies under one year brain death concept not applicable
[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],Brain dead Pool of Donors
Potential Brain Dead Donor ,[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],Once brain death diagnosed  term “Cadaver”  used for patients
Common Causes of Brain Death In India Road traffic Accidents the commonest cause of brain death
Brain dead Pool of Donors in India ,[object Object],[object Object],Even Doctors often fail to diagnose or  recognise this condition!!
Cadaver Transplants in India 1995 -2001 ,[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],Averages  just over 50 cadaver organ transplants a year
Organ Failure Incidence In India ,[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],Above organs also called Solid organs besides including lungs and Pancreas
DON’T TAKE YOUR ORGANS TO HEAVEN FOR  HEAVEN KNOWS THEY ARE NEEDED HERE !!
HISTORY OF HUMAN ORGAN TRANSPLANTATION 1954 Boston  - First Kidney Transplant  1967 Cape town - First Heart Transplant 1966 Minneapolis- First Pancreas Transplant  1967  Pittsburg  - First Liver Transplant  1983 Toronto - First Lung Transplant First Transplant attempted in 1902 in Russia on dogs
Transplant Organ Survival ,[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],Longest living Indian Transplant patient has lived for 30 years
Age & Organ Donation Corneas 0 to 100 yrs Heart valves 0 to 60 yrs Trachea 15 to 60 yrs Skin 16 to 85 yrs Kidneys 0 to 70 yrs Heart 0 to 60 yrs Lungs 0 to 60 yrs Liver 0 to 70 yrs Almost 23 different tissues and organs of the body can be donated
Time Factor & Safe Organ Preservation / Transplantation Kidneys - 48 hrs Pancreas - 24 hrs  Liver - 12 hrs Heart  & Lungs - 6 hrs Research on Cryo-preservatives may help to preserve organs for a much longer period
Organ Donation  Ethical Aspects  ,[object Object]
Is Living Organ donation Ethical   ? ,[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],One in 1000 living donor is likely to die even in best of surgical hands !!
Commercial Aspects of Organ Donation ,[object Object],[object Object],On e-bay the famous Internet Auction websites a Kidney was being auctioned  for almost One million dollars!!!
ORGAN DONATION & RELIGION For that which is born death is certain  and for the dead, birth  certain.. Therefore grieve not over that which is inevitable . -  Bhagavad Gita
Commercial Aspects of Organ Donation ,[object Object],[object Object],On e-bay the famous Internet Auction websites a Kidney was being auctioned  for almost One million dollars!!!
Religion & Organ Donation Jainism-  Jain religious leaders consider eye donation as a sublime form of charity and stress  a powerful link between ‘daan’ (charity) and ‘moksha’ (salvation).  Highest eye donation rate in India among Jains of Gujarat . Hinduism -  No prohibition to donating organs. This act is an individual decision . Protestantism -  Protestants encourage and endorse organ donation.  Death is just a beginning of another life                            - Upanishads
Catholicism -  Transplants are ethically and morally acceptable to the Vatican. Pope John Paul II. Religion & Organ Donation Judaism -  Judaism teaches that saving a human life takes precedence over maintaining the sanctity of the human body .  Buddhism -  "We honor those people who donate their bodies and organs to the advancement of medical science and to saving lives.” – Buddhist Priest at meeting in Chicago God created man to be immortal and made him to be an image of his own eternity -  Bible, The Wisdom of Solomon
Religion & Organ Donation Jehovah’s Witnesses -  Jehovah’s Witnesses do not encourage organ donation but Believe it is a matter best left to the individual’s conscience Islam -  In 1983 the Muslim Religious Council initially rejected organ donation by followers of Islam, but it has reversed its position, provided donors consent in writing prior to their death. The organs of Muslim donors must be transplanted immediately and should not be stored in organ banks "If one is in the position to donate an organ to save another’s life it’s obligatory to do so, even if the donor never knows who the beneficiary will be,”  - Rabbi Moses Tendler
Organ donation  Legal Aspects in India “  Its Provisions and Pitfalls”
Transplantation of Human Organs Act, 1994 ,[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],Tamil Nadu Assembly passed the Act in May 1995
Main Provisions of THO Act ,[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],1 st  Relative – Father / Mother / Brother / Sister / Wife / Son/ Daughter
Brain Stem Death ,[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],Death is usually a gradual event. Nail and hair can continue to  Grow even after death !!
Organ Donor ,[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],“ Presumed Consent” – In some countries the law demands organ donation from its citizens, unless they express otherwise in writing
Offences and Penalties ,[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],Since the Act was passed there has been only one  criminal prosecution against a doctor in Delhi
[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],Pitfalls -  THO ACT Majority of kidney transplants in the country use this clause resulting in  “ legal commercial racket  of kidneys”
Organ Donation  Problems & Solutions
Problems with Cadaver Organ Donation Programme  in India ,[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],Spain has the highest number of brain death patients going  on to organ donation – 32 per million population
Streamlining of  THO ACT ,[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],No financial costs involved in the above recommendations
Organ Donation Awareness Programmes ,[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],[object Object],In states of Maharastra & Gujarat  slogans about “Eye donation” displayed on National Highways
Carry the card in the wallet Serves also as an emergency card ORGAN DONAR CARD BY A.P.H.M.T.
Give Life a SECOND Chance… Carry a Donor Card Organ Donor Cards are issued by A.P.H.M.T.
…  When that happens don't call this my   “DEATHBED”,   call it my " BED OF LIFE"   and let my body be used by others to lead fuller lives   LIFE ......PASS IT ON !! At a certain moment a doctor will determine that my brain has ceased to function and that,  for all intents and purposes, my life has stopped…
Give my blood   to the teenager who has been pulled from the wreckage of his car,  so that he might  live to see his grandchildren play LIFE ......PASS IT ON !!
LIFE ......PASS IT ON !! Give my eyes   to a man who has never seen…. Sunrise A baby’s face or  Love in the eyes of a woman
Give my kidneys  to one who depends on a machine to exist from week to week Give my heart   to a person whose own heart has caused nothing but endless days of pain LIFE ......PASS IT ON !!
a speechless boy will shout at the   crack of a bat   and a   deaf girl will hear the sound of rain against her window LIFE ......PASS IT ON !! Explore every corner of   my brain, take my cells  and let them grow so that someday….
If you must   bury something ,  let it be   my faults, my weaknesses   and all   my prejudice   against my fellowmen LIFE ......PASS IT ON !! Burn   what is left of me  and scatter the ashes to the winds to   help the flowers grow
Give my sins to the devil and give my soul to God, If you do what I have asked,  ……… I  WILL LIVE FOREVER    ( The above is a Legacy of Robert N.West  written in 1976 ) LIFE ......PASS IT ON !!
THANKYOU ALL. In my end is my beginning                       - TS.Eliot Four Quartets For further information about organ donation contact us at: A.P.HITHENDRAN MEMORIAL TRUST. NO.2, 5 TH STREET TEACHERS NAGAR THIRUKAZHUKUNDRAM KANCHIPURAM DISTRICT TAMILNADU INDIA.

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A P Hithendran Memorial Trust – Organ Donation –English Version

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  • 29. This presentation has been made using web site was created using 100% recycled electrons !! Recycle yourself by becoming an organ donor
  • 30. Death is not extinguishing the light but putting out the lamp because the dawn has come - Rabindranath Tagore
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  • 44. Common Causes of Brain Death In India Road traffic Accidents the commonest cause of brain death
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  • 48. DON’T TAKE YOUR ORGANS TO HEAVEN FOR HEAVEN KNOWS THEY ARE NEEDED HERE !!
  • 49. HISTORY OF HUMAN ORGAN TRANSPLANTATION 1954 Boston - First Kidney Transplant 1967 Cape town - First Heart Transplant 1966 Minneapolis- First Pancreas Transplant 1967 Pittsburg - First Liver Transplant 1983 Toronto - First Lung Transplant First Transplant attempted in 1902 in Russia on dogs
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  • 51. Age & Organ Donation Corneas 0 to 100 yrs Heart valves 0 to 60 yrs Trachea 15 to 60 yrs Skin 16 to 85 yrs Kidneys 0 to 70 yrs Heart 0 to 60 yrs Lungs 0 to 60 yrs Liver 0 to 70 yrs Almost 23 different tissues and organs of the body can be donated
  • 52. Time Factor & Safe Organ Preservation / Transplantation Kidneys - 48 hrs Pancreas - 24 hrs Liver - 12 hrs Heart & Lungs - 6 hrs Research on Cryo-preservatives may help to preserve organs for a much longer period
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  • 56. ORGAN DONATION & RELIGION For that which is born death is certain and for the dead, birth certain.. Therefore grieve not over that which is inevitable . - Bhagavad Gita
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  • 58. Religion & Organ Donation Jainism- Jain religious leaders consider eye donation as a sublime form of charity and stress  a powerful link between ‘daan’ (charity) and ‘moksha’ (salvation).  Highest eye donation rate in India among Jains of Gujarat . Hinduism - No prohibition to donating organs. This act is an individual decision . Protestantism - Protestants encourage and endorse organ donation. Death is just a beginning of another life                          - Upanishads
  • 59. Catholicism - Transplants are ethically and morally acceptable to the Vatican. Pope John Paul II. Religion & Organ Donation Judaism - Judaism teaches that saving a human life takes precedence over maintaining the sanctity of the human body . Buddhism - "We honor those people who donate their bodies and organs to the advancement of medical science and to saving lives.” – Buddhist Priest at meeting in Chicago God created man to be immortal and made him to be an image of his own eternity - Bible, The Wisdom of Solomon
  • 60. Religion & Organ Donation Jehovah’s Witnesses - Jehovah’s Witnesses do not encourage organ donation but Believe it is a matter best left to the individual’s conscience Islam - In 1983 the Muslim Religious Council initially rejected organ donation by followers of Islam, but it has reversed its position, provided donors consent in writing prior to their death. The organs of Muslim donors must be transplanted immediately and should not be stored in organ banks "If one is in the position to donate an organ to save another’s life it’s obligatory to do so, even if the donor never knows who the beneficiary will be,” - Rabbi Moses Tendler
  • 61. Organ donation Legal Aspects in India “ Its Provisions and Pitfalls”
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  • 72. Carry the card in the wallet Serves also as an emergency card ORGAN DONAR CARD BY A.P.H.M.T.
  • 73. Give Life a SECOND Chance… Carry a Donor Card Organ Donor Cards are issued by A.P.H.M.T.
  • 74. …  When that happens don't call this my “DEATHBED”, call it my " BED OF LIFE" and let my body be used by others to lead fuller lives   LIFE ......PASS IT ON !! At a certain moment a doctor will determine that my brain has ceased to function and that, for all intents and purposes, my life has stopped…
  • 75. Give my blood to the teenager who has been pulled from the wreckage of his car, so that he might live to see his grandchildren play LIFE ......PASS IT ON !!
  • 76. LIFE ......PASS IT ON !! Give my eyes to a man who has never seen…. Sunrise A baby’s face or Love in the eyes of a woman
  • 77. Give my kidneys to one who depends on a machine to exist from week to week Give my heart to a person whose own heart has caused nothing but endless days of pain LIFE ......PASS IT ON !!
  • 78. a speechless boy will shout at the crack of a bat and a deaf girl will hear the sound of rain against her window LIFE ......PASS IT ON !! Explore every corner of my brain, take my cells and let them grow so that someday….
  • 79. If you must bury something , let it be my faults, my weaknesses and all my prejudice against my fellowmen LIFE ......PASS IT ON !! Burn what is left of me and scatter the ashes to the winds to help the flowers grow
  • 80. Give my sins to the devil and give my soul to God, If you do what I have asked, ……… I WILL LIVE FOREVER   ( The above is a Legacy of Robert N.West written in 1976 ) LIFE ......PASS IT ON !!
  • 81. THANKYOU ALL. In my end is my beginning                     - TS.Eliot Four Quartets For further information about organ donation contact us at: A.P.HITHENDRAN MEMORIAL TRUST. NO.2, 5 TH STREET TEACHERS NAGAR THIRUKAZHUKUNDRAM KANCHIPURAM DISTRICT TAMILNADU INDIA.