HC Deb 28 November 1994 vol 250 c524W
Mr. Galbraith

To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will give for(a) 1992, (b) 1993, and (c) the first 10 months of 1994, the number of (i) liver transplants, (ii) heart transplants, (iii) heart and lung transplants and (iv) lung transplants, both single and double, carried out in Scotland.

Lord James Douglas-Hamilton

The information is set out in the table. Lung, and heart and lung transplants are not provided in Scotland.

Numbers of Heart and Liver Transplant Operations Performed in Scottish NHS Hospitals 1992–93 and January to October 1994
1992 1993 January to October 19941
Liver Transplant 6 30 22
Heart Transplant 21 22 13
1 Data for 1994 provisional.

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