Lung Transplantation, An Issue of Thoracic Surgery Clinics, 1st Edition

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Edited by Jasleen Kukreja, MD, MPH and Aida Venado, MD, MAS
In this issue of Thoracic Surgery Clinics, guest editors Drs. Jasleen Kukreja and Aida Venado bring their considerable expertise to the topic of Lung Transplantation. Top experts in the field cov ...view more
In this issue of Thoracic Surgery Clinics, guest editors Drs. Jasleen Kukreja and Aida Venado bring their considerable expertise to the topic of Lung Transplantation. Top experts in the field cover key topics such as inpatient management of the acutely decompensating lung transplant candidate, lung allograft rejection, management of the potential lung donor, postoperative management of lung transplant recipients, and more. 
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9780323897686
Publication Date :
06-05-2022
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In this issue of Thoracic Surgery Clinics, guest editors Drs. Jasleen Kukreja and Aida Venado bring their considerable expertise to the topic of Lung Transplantation. Top experts in the field cover key topics such as inpatient management of the acutely decompensating lung transplant candidate, lung allograft rejection, management of the potential lung donor, postoperative management of lung transplant recipients, and more. 

Key Features
  • Contains a variety of relevant, practice-oriented topics including donation after circulatory death; lung transplant for ARDS; centralized organ recovery and reconditioning centers; infectious complications in lung transplantation; anesthetic management during lung transplantation; and more. 

  • Provides in-depth clinical reviews on lung transplantation, offering actionable insights for clinical practice. 

  • Presents the latest information on this timely, focused topic under the leadership of experienced editors in the field. Authors synthesize and distill the latest research and practice guidelines to create clinically significant, topic-based reviews. 


Author Information
Edited by Jasleen Kukreja, MD, MPH, Professor of Surgery, Doris F. and Donald G. Fisher Distinguished Professor, Director, Lung Transplantation, University of California at San Francisco, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery and Aida Venado, MD, MAS, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Director of Quality and Safety, Pulmonary & Sleep Medicine Co-chair UCSF WIP (Women in Pulmonary) group,University of California, San Francisco