West Bengal: Organ donation may be part of MBBS syllabus
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The Regional Organ and Tissue Transplant Organisation (ROTTO) has urged the West Bengal University of Health Sciences (WBUHS) to include organ donation in its MBBS syllabus to sensitize the potential doctors and boost cadaver donation in the state. The organization may also approach the Medical Council of India.

Various doctors are of the opinion that incorporating the subject in the curriculum will prepare the medical students to communicate lessons on concepts like brain death, organ retrieval and transplant to the patients' relatives, which may promote organ donations in future. For this purpose, ROTTO plans to start a signature campaign making every head of all medical colleges sign and support the proposal. They are also thinking about introducing the subject at school level education in order to make it popular among the general population...

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