Lung transplantation for patients with high lung allocation score: single-center experience Full Text
Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 05/04/2012
Horai T et al. – Lung transplant in patients with high a lung allocation score (LAS) is associated with significantly decreased survival and increased complications compared with patients with a low LAS. Ischemic time greater than 8 hours is a significant predictor of death in patients with a high LAS.