Lung transplantation for patients with high lung allocation score: single-center experience
Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 05/04/2012Horai 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.
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