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Spain tops the table for organ donation

BMJ 2000; 321 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.321.7269.1098/b (Published 04 November 2000) Cite this as: BMJ 2000;321:1098
  1. Annabel Ferriman
  1. BMJ

    New figures published this week by the Council of Europe show that Spain is the most successful country in Europe at obtaining cadaveric organs for transplantation.

    It managed to obtain 33.6 organs per million of population in 1999, compared with only 13 per million in the United Kingdom and Germany and 16 per million in France. Its rate is …

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