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The outcomes and controversies of transplant tourism—Lessons of an 11-year retrospective cohort study from Taiwan

Fig 1

Number of domestic vs overseas transplants, 1998–2014.

(A) Kidney transplants, 1998–2014 (Cochran-Armitage trend test P < 0.0001). (B) Liver transplants, 1999–2014 (Cochran-Armitage trend test P < 0.0001). KT = kidney transplant. LT = liver transplant. The numbers from 1998–2009 and 2010–2014 were obtained from NHIRD and TORSC, respectively. The numbers in 2009 would be incomplete since some recipient data were not available until in 2010 NHIRD.

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