Table. 1.

Results of potential brain death donors reported to KODA (2014–2018)

Year PBD reported to KODA referral center Medically suitable PBD PBD possible to family interview Agreed to organ donation (consent rate) Procure rate (more than one organ procured)
2014 1,615 1,171 (72.5)a) 950 (81.1)b) 517 (54.4)c) 449 (46.9)d)
2015 1,850 1,344 (72.6) 1,068 (79.5) 552 (51.7) 501 (46.9)
2016 2,083 1,538 (73.8) 1,237 (80.4) 652 (52.7) 573 (46.3)
2017 2,216 1,692 (76.4) 1,348 (79.7) 578 (42.9) 515 (38.2)
2018 2,426 1,833 (75.6) 1,393 (75.9) 509 (36.5) 449 (32.2)
Total 10,190 7,578 (74.4) 5,996 (79.1) 2,808 (46.8) 2,484 (41.4)

Values are presented as number (%).

KODA, Korea Organ Donation Agency; PBD, potential brain death.

a)Medically suitable donor/report to KODA; b)Family interview/medical suitable; c)Consent/family interview; d)Procure/family interview.

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