Taking a Fresh Look at Lung Transplantation

While the survival rate for lung transplantation may be low compared with other transplant surgeries, advances in technology have helped increase the success rate.

While the survival rate for lung transplantation may be low compared with other transplant surgeries, advances in technology have helped increase the success rate.

At the 2014 annual meeting of the American College of Chest Physicians David Nunley, MD, disscussed some of the areas where progress has been the most significant and areas where there is still more work to be done.