The death has occurred of Terence Patrick Mangan, 2nd March 2021, Templeogue. Peacefully at Tallaght Hospital, surrounded by loving family, predeceased by late wife Anne, and brothers Gerard and Hugh. Much loved and dearly missed by sons Andrew and Tim; daughter-in-law Arlene, and beloved granddaughter Jordan; Tim’s partner Kathryn and daughters, Alannah, Kaijsa and Rose; sisters Carmel, Joan and Anne; nieces, nephews, extended family and friends, and many colleagues and associates from years of organ donation advocacy.
With an abundance of caution and concern for the health and safety of the athletes, and travel-related concerns due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2021 World Transplant Games, scheduled for May 29 - June 5 2021 have been cancelled.
The first time in the history of the EHLTF the General Assembly was held online on 21 May 2020.
ESOT is offering this webinar as an opportunity for patient representatives and transplant professionals to exchange their concerns, suggestions, and expectations in relation to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
The webinar starts at the 27 April at 6 pm.
In the meantime, the Corona Pandemic has spread to almost every country in the world. Heart and lung transplant patients belong to the high risk group.
The following protective measures are recommended:
- Wash your hands often and thoroughly, especially after going to the toilet, before eating and other activities
- Hygiene when coughing and sneezing
- Observance of barrier measures (at least 2 m distance from other people etc.)
- Toilet hygiene
- special kitchen and food hygiene
- Household hygiene
- hygienic handling of animals
- hands desinfection