Skin Donation Movement
Nearly 10,000 burn patients per year are admitted to hospitals in Mumbai. Out of these 10,000 patients, 7000 come with burn over 50% of the body. Because of deep burn on a huge area, the body gets infected by atmospheric bacteria and hence not able to save the lives of burn patients. Skin Grafting required for healing of DEEP BURN, and for that skin donation is needed. Having rendered its humble but considerable service in the Eye-Donation Movement and Blood Donation Movement and made a vibrant presence in Mumbai’s social fabric, Tarun Mitra Mandal has started Skin Donation Movement. The concept of harvesting human skin from a cadaver from home as more than 65% of deaths are occurring at home.