Table 2.

NHBD Candidates' Cause of Death

Cause of DeathNumber of
Patients
Closed head injury4
Hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy s/p cardiac arrest4*
Intracranial hemorrhage3*
Static encephalopathy3
Near-miss SIDS3
Strangulation3
Brain malignancy2
Near drowning2
Spinal cord injury2
Congenital neuromalformation1
Smoke inhalation1
Meningitis1
Pulmonary hypertension1
Spinal muscular atrophy with pneumonia1
  • * One patient in each group donated organs.