Indications, Selection and Pretransplant Management of the Potential Recipient

  • J. R. Maurer


Since the first edition of this textbook, technical advances in surgical approach and intraoperative management, combined with increasing experience in medical care of transplant recipients, have led to much-improved outcomes for lung transplant recipients. This increased experience in the care of the recipients has led both to changes in indications for specific surgeries and to improved criteria for choosing appropriate transplant candidates.


Cystic Fibrosis Pulmonary Hypertension Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Lung Transplant Cystic Fibrosis Patient 
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