Lung Transplantation

Clinical lung transplantation has seen an early start within the history of solid organ trans­ plantation, marked by the 1963 first lung transplant by James D. Hardy. This was prompted by the seemingly easy way of joining the transplanted organ to the recipient by me ans of a few well-defined anasto...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Hetzer, R. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Heidelberg Steinkopff 2003, 2003
Edition:1st ed. 2003
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Single versus bilateral lung transplantation
  • Rejection and infection after lung transplantation
  • Management of bronchial complications in lung transplantation
  • Lung transplantation in cystic fibrosis
  • Lung transplantation for acute pulmonary failure
  • Lung and heart-lung transplantation with direct bronchial artery revascularization