Changes in radiographic abnormalities in organ donors: associations with lung transplantation.

@article{McCowin2005ChangesIR,
  title={Changes in radiographic abnormalities in organ donors: associations with lung transplantation.},
  author={Marcia J McCowin and Timothy S. Hall and Wayne D Babcock and Lisa L Solinger and Katherine W Hall and David Mark Jablons},
  journal={The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation},
  year={2005},
  volume={24 3},
  pages={323-30}
}
BACKGROUND Only 20% of organ donors are considered suitable for lung transplantation. No extensive study exists that has evaluated changes in thoracic radiographic abnormalities in organ donors. The purpose of this study was to determine the impact of radiographic abnormalities on successful transplantation. METHODS In a retrospective survey of 110 organ… CONTINUE READING