|What can be recovered for transplantation currently?
Long bones of the arms
Long bones of the legs
Heart for valves
|Recovery time parameters
||Recovery must occur within minutes of patient death
||Recovery must occur within 15 hours of patient death for non-cooled patients; 24 hours if the body is cooled within 12 hours of patient death
||Varies case to case, but in general within 15 hours of patient death
|Are there age restrictions?
||Yes, age restrictions vary over time and depend on the tissue to be recovered
||Yes, age restrictions vary over time
|Are there medical considerations?
||There are very few medical restrictions
||Many medical restrictions exist
||Restrictions exist, but are not as many as with tissue donation
||Patient must be ventilated and have a heart beat at referral
||Weight and gestational age may play a factor in the recovery of tissue