Cases of Brain Death and Organ Donation Rates in Eskisehir

Karakoc E., Ayyildiz A., YELKEN B.

TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS, vol.51, no.7, pp.2192-2194, 2019 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 51 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2019.01.188
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.2192-2194
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: Yes


Brain death is defined as the irreversible loss of brain and brainstem functions, making organ harvesting legally possible. We have aimed to determine the current donation and harvesting rates in Eskisehir, Turkey to achieve further donation rates by improving the conditions.