Because of financial difficulties, the patient abandoned heart-lung transplantation
and left hospital without therapeutic intervention.
In 1986, he was a part of the team that developed the techniques of the heart-lung transplantation
at the National Heart and Lung Institute.
She was told that her only hope for survival would be the development of a technique for heart-lung transplantation
The Registry of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation: Thirty-second Official Adult Lung and Heart-Lung Transplantation
Report--2015; Focus Theme: Early Graft Failure.
heart or heart-lung transplantation
Patients with peripheral vascular disease (arterial * and venous) and diabetes may also benefit.
The Registry of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation: 26th Official Adult Lung and Heart-Lung Transplantation
Combined heart-lung transplantation
is becoming less common because of severe donor organ shortages and it is remarkable that our team was able to carry out these two operations.
Among specific topics are cannulation techniques for cardiopulmonary bypass, minimally invasive cardiac surgical coronary artery bypass grafting, repairing the myxomatous degenerated mitral valve, thoracic endovascular aortic repair for descending thoracic aortic and aortic arch aneurysms, pulsatile and axial ventricular support, and heart-lung transplantation
The expanded coverage includes heart valve repair or replacement, percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) or coronary stenting, and heart or combined heart-lung transplantation
The goal of lung and heart-lung transplantation
is to improve the survival and quality of life of patients with end-stage lung disease.
Perfusion with POPS may result in improved organ function thus 'resuscitating previously unusable organs," said Kenneth McCurry, director of Lung and Heart-Lung Transplantation
Periroth M, Reitz B: Heart and heart-lung transplantation