Heart-Lung Transplantation

  • S. W. Jamieson
  • E. B. Stinson

Abstract

Successful heart-lung transplantation has now been accomplished in the clinical setting. Experimental work in this field began some 40 years ago, and there were even sporadic attempts at clinical application, but it was not until currently available immunosuppressive techniques were developed that this procedure became a clinical reality. This paper reviews experimental work to date, prior attempts at clinical heart-lung transplantation, the Stanford clinical series to the present, and the important aspects of management of these patients.

Keywords

Ischemia Cage Pneumonia Respiration Polypropylene 

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

References

  1. 1.
    Demikhov VP (1962) Some essential points of the techniques of transplantation of the heart, lungs, and other organs. In: Experimental transplantation of vital organs, Chap II. Medgiz State Press for Medical Literature, Moscow, pp 29–48Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Neptune WB, Cookson BA, Bailey CP, Appier R, Rajkowski F (1953) Complete homologous heart transplantation. Arch Surg 66: 174Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    Webb WR, Howard HS (1957) Cardiopulmonary transplantation. Surg Forum 8: 313PubMedGoogle Scholar
  4. 4.
    Lower RR, Stofer RC, Hurley EJ, Shumway NE (1961) Complete homograft replacement of the heart and both lungs. Surg 50: 842Google Scholar
  5. 5.
    Grinnan GLB, Graham WH, Childs JW, Lower RR (1970) Cardiopulmonary homo-transplantation. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 60: 609PubMedGoogle Scholar
  6. 6.
    Nakae S, Webb WR, Theodorides T, Gregg WL (1967) Respiratory function following cardiopulmonary denervation in dog, cat, and monkey. Surg Gynecol Obstet 125: 1285PubMedGoogle Scholar
  7. 7.
    Castaneda AR, Arnar O, Schmidt-Habelman P, Moller JH, Zamora R (1972) Cardiopulmonary autotransplantation in primates. J Cardiovasc Surg 37: 523Google Scholar
  8. 8.
    Reitz BA, Burton NA, Jamieson SW, Bieber CP, Pennock JL, Stinson EB, Shumway NE (1980) Heart and lung transplantation; autotransplantation and allotransplantation in primates with extended survival. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 80: 360PubMedGoogle Scholar
  9. 9.
    Cooley DA, Bloodwell RD, Hallman GL, Nora JJ, Harrison GM, Leachman RD (1969) Organ transplantation for advanced cardiopulmonary disease. Ann Thorac Surg 8: 30–42PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  10. 10.
    Lillehei CW (1970) A review of 23 human lung transplantations by 20 surgeons. Ann Thorac Surg 9: 489–515CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  11. 11.
    Barnard CN, Cooper DKC (1981) Clinical transplantation of the heart: A review of 13 years personal experience. J R Soc Med 74: 670–674PubMedGoogle Scholar
  12. 12.
    Siegelman SS, Sinha SB, Veith FJ (1973) Pulmonary reimplantation response. Ann Surg 177: 30–36CrossRefGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. W. Jamieson
  • E. B. Stinson

There are no affiliations available

Personalised recommendations