Transplants and donation in Italy

Important decline in blood donors in Italy


Fall in blood donors one of the consequences of the Italian demographic decline. In 2016, the number fell to 1,688,000:  a decrease of 40,000 compared to the previous year and the lowest figure since ...

AVIS celebrates a 90th birthday with more than 1 million volunteers


The Italian identity card has become a moral choice


Not all Italian citizens know that when they apply for a new Identity Card or renew one, they can express their consent to organ and tissue donation. A program launched in the Italian region ...

Italian woman saves four lives with Samaritan donation