people gave with the death of a 63-year-old man from the Regional unit of Kastoria, where he ended up after stroke in the Intensive care Unit (ICU) of the ÎœÏ€Î¿Î´Î¿ÏƒÎ¬ÎºÎµÎ¹Î¿Ï… Hospital of Ptolemaida.
The family of the unfortunate man, with the constant updates and the support of doctors of the ICU, took the brave decision to offer his organs to patients requiring transplants.
Immediately updated the National Transplant Organization (EOM), which took on all the coordination procedures of the company-making of the institutions and finding the appropriate recipients, both in Greece and abroad.
The operation started at 2 in the morning and ended at 7 in the morning. Involved the implantation team of the Hippocrates Hospital in Thessaloniki, carried out by taking the liver, the group of the University hospital AHEPA, which made the taking of the cornea, and the team of doctors of the University hospital of ioannina, Ioannina, greece made by taking of the kidneys.
In accordance with the National Transplant Organization, the whole operation went very well, the recipients have been identified in the area of Athens, Thessaloniki and Ioannina, and this time made ÎµÎ¾Î¹Î´ÎµÎ¹ÎºÎµÏ…Î¼ÎÎ½ÎµÏ‚ exam, which will be completed late in the afternoon, in order to identify with accuracy the candidates registered on the waiting list or are being treated in hospital units in the country.
The director of the ICU of the ÎœÏ€Î¿Î´Î¿ÏƒÎ¬ÎºÎµÎ¹Î¿Ï… hospital of Ptolemaida, Wisdom Î“ÎºÎ±Î»Î¹Î±Î³ÎºÎ¿ÏÏƒÎ·, who handled the issue of informing the relatives and informed the UOS, speaking to ana – MPA on behalf of all the doctors and nursing staff of the hospital, thanked the family and relatives of the unfortunate young man for his generosity, and bravery that was shown to offer life to other human beings, and he wished that “the act of humanity which have to find other imitators in the Greek society”.