§ Mr. Simon Coombs
To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many kidney transplants there have been in each of the last five years for which figures are available; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Freeman
According to information provided by the United Kingdom transplant service, the number of cadaveric kidney transplants performed within the National Health Service in the United Kingdom is as follows:
Number 1984 1,443 1985 1,336 1986 1,493 1987 1,485 1988 1,575