Apples, oranges, and statistical magic: Limitations of registry studies and need for collaborative studies.

  • Simon Urschel
  • Published 2015 in
    The Journal of heart and lung transplantation…


Heart transplantation in children is a rare event. According to the 2014 registry report from the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT), in the last decade only 11.6% of reporting centers had a volume of 410 pediatric heart transplants per year. Generating meaningful prospective data for such a rare therapy is challenging, running… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.healun.2015.05.013


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