Title: Survey a Knowledge and Consciousness of the Potential Donor Family
Du Thi Ngoc Thu, Viet Nam
Introduction: Study about the
knowledge and consciousness of organ donation of the potential donor families
to make increasing the consensus of organ donation that is a pressing
research, using a set of 10 questions to assess the consciousness and knowledge
of organ donation of the potential donor families to save the patient at Cho
Ray Hospital from 1/5/2015 to 30/9/2016.
Results: 55 relatives of
54 potential donors included 41/54 (75.93%) male, 13/54 (24.07%) female. The
average age is 38.15 ± 14.21 years (youngest 17, oldest 72). 20% have not known
yet the information about organ donation and transplantation,> 50% do not
agree to donate, 21.82% want to keep their body intact, 49.1% agreed to donate,
56.4% agree to donate if they receive the support from the Government (<20%
do not accept it).
factors have prevented the organ donation decision of the potential donor
family, and have the remedy plan for these mistakes. It will make increasing
the proportion of organ donation from the community.