specific thresholds and practices for active listing. Region 6 includes only one lung transplant center (University of Washington Medical Center), for ...
A lung transplant refers to single-lung or double-lung replacement. In a single-lung transplant, only one lung from a deceased donor is provided to the recipient ...
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American Thoracic Societv MEDICAL SECTION OF THE AMERICAN LUNG ASSOCIATjON International Guidelines for the Selection of Lung Transplant Candidateswww.thoracic.org/statements/resources/lts/lungtrans1-5.pdf
ANSWERS ABOUT LUNG TRANSPLANTATION FOR PULMONARY HYPERTENSION ... The first heart-lung transplant was performed at ... When patients meet criteria for transplant…www.phassociation.org/document.doc?id=1969
the criteria for patients referred for transplant. Patients need to be much sicker, requir- ... • The Baylor Dallas lung transplant programwww.baylorhealth.edu/Documents/.../Transplant%20Services/...03-30.pdf
on the number of days on the waiting list. Therefore, the criteria used for gaining entry onto the waiting lists have an ... Transplant Physicians, 6900 Grove Road ...www.centerspan.org/pubs/transplantation/1998/1015/tr199800946o.pdf
Thoracic Organ Allocation in the US Figure 1: Lung transplant programs within each donor service area. candidates aged 12 years and older have priority overwww.srtr.org/.../pdf/Colvin_Adams_et_al_Lung_and_heart_allocation.pdf
Criteria for lung transplantation ... 14 International guidelines for the selection of lung transplant candidates. The American Society for Transplant Physicianswww.smw.ch/docs/PdfContent/smw-12377.PDF
Lung transplant list is based on objective criteria – LAS. Waiting list Mortality ~ ?10% . Lung allocation score (updated Q6months) Lung diagnosiswww.lung.umn.edu/prod/groups/med/@pub/@med/@dom/documents/article/...
Lung: living related transplantation Fig. 1 Diuection and divijion of th» brochuus to the nght lower lobe (from Cohen etal", with permission from Annals inhods.org/pdf/content/Lung-%20living%20related%20transplantation.pdf
B. Living donor lung transplant is the transplantation of lung tissue, ... A. For single lung transplant, all of the following criteria must be met: 1.https://www.medica.com/~/media/documents/provider/utilization%20...
Lung Transplant Waitlist Handbook LUNG TRANSPLANT PROGRAM BRIGHAM AND WOMEN’S HOSPITAL ... Our BMI [body mass index] criteria is to maintain a BMI …www.brighamandwomens.org/.../Lung-Waitlist-Handbook5-27-14.pdf