Bloodless lung transplantation in Jehovah's Witnesses: Impact on perioperative parameters and outcome compared with a matched control group
Attitude to Health
Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
Bloodless lung transplantation is feasible in carefully selected JW recipients. Comparing JW to CG, no statistically significant difference in the perioperative course and a trend towards a favorable postoperative lung function outcome were detected.