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Left digit bias in donor organ acceptance: what can we do to make it right?

      There is an ever increasing disparity in supply and demand for donor organs and those in need of a life-saving transplant. In the United States in 2021, there were over 105,000 individuals awaiting organ transplant with only 13,800 deceased and 6500 living donor transplants performed.

      https://unos.org/data/. Accessed May 25, 2022.

      Due to constraints in organ availability, the transplant community continues to work on expanding the donor pool including utilization of organs from older donors.
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