Bloodless lung transplantation in Jehovah's Witnesses: Impact on perioperative parameters and outcome compared with a matched control group Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Attitude to Health
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Jehovah's Witnesses
  • Lung Transplantation

abstract

  • 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.

publication date

  • January 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.transproceed.2012.06.057

PubMed ID

  • 23267815

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 335

end page

  • 41

volume

  • 45

number

  • 1