About Transplants

Transplantation of human organs from one human being to another is undoubtedly one of the greatest medical breakthroughs of this century –one that has transformed tens of thousands of lives. It is unfortunate, however, that Indian patients in need are unable to benefit from this medical advancement.

It has been estimated that 200,000 people in India are annually diagnosed with organ failure needing transplantation as part of life saving measure. A majority of these patients are young where their only hope to a life is by the opportunity of having a transplant of their organ in failure.

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News & Updates

Sensitization program of May 2015 with the Fitness first

In the month of May 2015, ILBS &DORSO organized sensitization program with the employees at Fitness First on 25th May 2015. Fitness First Platinum Select Citywalk, Saket is the first Platinum health club in India, strategically located on the 5th & 6th floor, of the most vibrant and premier shopping & leisure mall in the [...]

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Our Partnership with Departments under Delhi Government

In our third series with Departments under Delhi Government, ILBS & Liver care foundation organized 3 sensitization programs along with a puppet show on organ donation. This was carried out at the South West District with involvement of the District Magistrate (Kapashera) and Sub-Divisional Magistrate (Najafgarh ). A total of 200 persons were sensitized along [...]

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Results of a study related to Organ Donation

Results of an awareness Study conducted by three enthusiastic students with specializing in Media, Pharma and Law who won an award with Consumer’s India as one of the top three best researched papers. Background and Methods This was a short piece of research to examine the knowledge, attitude and practices in organ donation. A total [...]

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National Deceased Organ Donation Certificate Course

It is unfortunate that despite the enactment of the Act over 18 years ago, living donors continue to thrive as the integral component for organ transplantation in India. Cadaveric donations have just not picked up enough to put our country on the map as proud supporters of this concept. Reasons have been cited as many: [...]

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Delhi Government launches DORSO.org as a voluntary organ donation portal

Publication:  India Digital Review Source: 11th March, 2012 Delhi Government has launched DORSO.org as an online registration system for voluntary organ donation. Voluntary donors will be able to register their names on the website and Delhi registered hospitals will have a registered password and can access the website encountering brain dead persons as a result [...]

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Organ donation: register online

Publication: Hindustan Times Date: 9th March, 2012 The Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences (ILBS) has launched a Deceased Organ and Retrieval Organisation (DORSO) website to build an online registry for organ donors. of the Delhi government,” said Dr SK Sarin, director, ILBS… read more

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