Table. 7.

Waiting time for transplant recipients each year and waiting lists

Organ Waiting time of transplanted recipient from deceased donor in each yeara) (day) Waiting time of registrantb) at the end of May 2018

2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Kidney 1,861 1,822 1,904 1,934 1,955 1,592
Liver 252 244 267 176 155 1,934
Pancreas 872 822 852 1,020 1,432 1,544
Heart 151 177 203 214 234 1,347
Lung 91 96 118 116 116 1,991

a)Average waiting time of recipients who underwent transplantation from deceased donor in each year; b)Average waiting time of registrant who are waiting for deceased donor transplantation at the end of May, 2018.

Data from annual report of Korean Network for Organ Sharing, 2018 [18].

Korean J Transplant 2019;33:83~97 https://doi.org/10.4285/jkstn.2019.33.4.83
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