HC Deb 05 March 1991 vol 187 c109W
18. Mr. Tim Smith

To ask the Secretary of State for Health what steps his department is taking to promote liver transplants.

Mr. Dorrell

The Government are continuing to promote the success of the United Kingdom liver transplant programme in a number of ways. Central funding in excess of £14.7 million will be provided in 1991–92, a fifth supra regional liver transplant centre will be designated from April 1991, and resources aimed at improving the supply of donor organs are regularly increased.

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