Size matching in lung transplantation: A narrative review

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2640-7973.000014

    Published On: January 31, 2020 | Pages: 001 - 005

    Author(s): Tuba Apaydın* and Ali Yeginsu
    Background: Size matching between donor lungs and recipient chest space is an important technical problem that affects the outcome and survival following lung transplantation. The size of the lung can vary according to underlying disease, previous resections, and ethnicity, as well as height, age, and sex. Measurements of predicted total lung capacity according to hei ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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