Overdoses tied to 24-fold rise in organ transplants

A study shows a 24-fold increase in organ transplants from drug overdose deaths between 2000 and 2016, but many organs from overdose-death donors still were not used to save lives when they could have been.

https://www.cnn.com/2018/04/16/health/drug-overdoses-organ-transplants-study/index.html

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