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Fostaire Transports Heart To Save One Of Its Own

  • August 2, 2010
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KSDK-TV reports on Fostaire Helicopters, which recently transported a donor heart that would save the life of Fostaire owner Arlene Thomas.

Helicopter Pilot Delivers Donor Heart - To His Boss

  • July 7, 2010
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Arlene Thomas, 54, of Oakville, MO, was used to setting up deliveries of donor organs to Barnes-Jewish Hospital by helicopter. On June 30, she received one of those deliveries and a heart transplant.

Barnes-Jewish Performs Successful Heart-Kidney Transplant

  • June 17, 2010
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Washington University surgeons performed the first combined heart-kidney transplant at Barnes-Jewish Hospital June 2 and 3 on Jonathan Sadowski, 20, of O’Fallon, MO. The transplant offers hope for other area patients suffering from both heart and kidney failure.

Transplant from daughter ends dialysis for IL woman

  • May 27, 2010
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Linda Qualls received a donor kidney from her daughter Michala in April, ending years of dialysis treatments.

Good News for Organ Donors

  • March 10, 2010
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Kidney donors are likely to live as long as non-donors, research shows.

Kidney/pancreas transplant increases dramatically at Barnes-Jewish

  • February 8, 2010
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Barnes-Jewish Hospital has increased the volume of combined kidney-pancreas transplants performed by 80 percent in 2009.

20 years later, a life worth celebrating

  • December 17, 2009
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Annette Weber, 48, of St. Louis, got a kidney/pancreas transplant in 1989. Twenty years later, the organs, and Annette are going strong.

The accidental kidney donor

  • November 30, 2009
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Toni Brookhouse needed to have a healthy kidney removed because of complications from a previous surgery. Rather than discard a healthy organ, she chose to donate it to a complete stranger in Maryland.

Hope Through Kidney Transplant

  • November 20, 2009
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Auxiliary President Never Backs Down from a Fight – for Life

  • November 16, 2009
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A kideny transplant inspires Ron Pestka to dedicate himself to helping others waiting for a transplant at Barnes-Jewish.

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