HANGZHOU - The five-year survival rate of liver transplant recipients in China rose from around 59 percent in 2014 to 71 percent in 2017, according to a press conference by the National Health Commission here on Friday.
The one-year survival rate and three-year survival rate of liver transplant recipients in China reached 84 percent and 75 percent respectively, on a par with the international standard, said Guo Yanhong, an official with the commission.
Guo said China conducted 4,732 liver transplant operations in 2017, up over 26-percent year on year. Among them, 4,138 came from donations after cardiac deaths.
The current average waiting time for a liver transplant in China is 27.5 days, compared with 120 days needed in the United States, according to Guo.custom wristbands 24 hour wristbands coupon printable wristbands silicone bracelets custom cheap make your own rubber bracelet