Candidacy for lung transplant and lung allocation.

Published

Journal Article (Review)

This article provides a summary of the changes in lung transplantation after implementation of the Lung Allocation Score in 2005. Specific issues that are addressed include impact of diagnosis group, age, critical illness, and geographic disparities in transplant.

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Cited Authors

  • Lehr, CJ; Zaas, DW

Published Date

  • January 2015

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 25 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 1 - 15

PubMed ID

  • 25430425

Pubmed Central ID

  • 25430425

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1558-5069

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1547-4127

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.thorsurg.2014.09.001

Language

  • eng