Aug 03, 2016

Six-way kidney transplant part of 'pay-it-forward' movement - Houston Chronicle

Part of a nearly decade-old pay-it-forward movement that's shortening transplantation waiting times, the process involves donors whose organ is not compatible with a family member or friend in need, instead giving to a stranger, triggering a chain of such transfers. Edson's altruistic decision started the Methodist chain, orchestrated by a high-tech computer program that finds suitable...

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