Skip to main content Accessibility help
Hostname: page-component-564cf476b6-pxp6n Total loading time: 0.212 Render date: 2021-06-20T05:02:11.913Z Has data issue: true Feature Flags: { "shouldUseShareProductTool": true, "shouldUseHypothesis": true, "isUnsiloEnabled": true, "metricsAbstractViews": false, "figures": true, "newCiteModal": false, "newCitedByModal": true, "newEcommerce": true }

Lung and heart-lung transplantation

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  01 May 2009

Hiroshi Date
Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
Stuart C. Sweet
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America
E-mail address:


Image of the first page of this article. For PDF version, please use the ‘Save PDF’ preceeding this image.
Original Article
Copyright © Cambridge University Press 2009

Access options

Get access to the full version of this content by using one of the access options below.


1.Jamieson, SW, Stinson, EB, Oyer, PE, et al. Heart-lung transplantation for irreversible pulmonary hypertension. Ann Thorac Surg 1984; 38: 554562.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
2.Fremes, SE, Patterson, GA, Williams, WG, Goldman, BS, Todd, TR, Maurer, J. Single lung transplantation and closure of patent ductus arteriosus for Eisenmenger’s syndrome. Toronto Lung Transplant Group [see comment]. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 1990; 100: 15.Google Scholar
3.Trulock, EP, Christie, JD, Edwards, LB, et al. Registry of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation: twenty-fourth official adult lung and heart-lung transplantation report-2007. J Heart Lung Transplant 2007; 26: 782795; [review].CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
4.Aurora, P, Boucek, MM, Christie, J, et al. Registry of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation: tenth official pediatric lung and heart/lung transplantation report-2007. J Heart Lung Transplant 2007; 26: 12231228.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
5.Hopkins, WE, Ochoa, LL, Richardson, GW, Trulock, EP. Comparison of the hemodynamics and survival of adults with severe primary pulmonary hypertension or Eisenmenger syndrome. J Heart Lung Transplant 1996; 15: 100105.Google ScholarPubMed
6.Rosenzweig, EB, Kerstein, D, Barst, RJ. Long-term prostacyclin for pulmonary hypertension with associated congenital heart defects. Circulation 1999; 99: 18581865.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
7.Charman, SC, Sharples, LD, McNeil, KD, Wallwork, J. Assessment of survival benefit after lung transplantation by patient diagnosis. J Heart Lung Transplant 2002; 21: 226232.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
8.Choong, CK, Sweet, SC, Guthrie, TJ, et al. Repair of congenital heart lesions combined with lung transplantation for the treatment of severe pulmonary hypertension: a 13-year experience. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2005; 129: 661669.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
9.TenVergert, EM, Essink-Bot, ML, Geertsma, A, van Enckevort, PJ, de Boer, WJ, van der, BW. The effect of lung transplantation on health-related quality of life: a longitudinal study. Chest 1998; 113: 358364.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
10.Studer, SM, Levy, RD, McNeil, K, Orens, JB. Lung transplant outcomes: a review of survival, graft function, physiology, health-related quality of life and cost-effectiveness. Eur Respir J 2004; 24: 674685.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
11.Gross, CR, Savik, K, Bolman, RM III, Hertz, MI. Long-term health status and quality of life outcomes of lung transplant recipients. Chest 1995; 108: 15871593.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
12.van den Berg, JW, Geertsma, A, van Der, BIJ, et al. Bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome after lung transplantation and health-related quality of life. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2000; 161: 19371941.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
13.Ramsey, SD, Patrick, DL, Albert, RK, Larson, EB, Wood, DE, Raghu, G. The cost-effectiveness of lung transplantation. A pilot study. University of Washington Medical Center Lung Transplant Study Group. Chest 1995; 108: 15941601.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
14.Anyanwu, AC, McGuire, A, Rogers, CA, Murday, AJ. An economic evaluation of lung transplantation. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2002; 123: 411418.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
15.Groen, H, van der, BW, Koeter, GH, TenVergert, EM. Cost-effectiveness of lung transplantation in relation to type of end-stage pulmonary disease. Am J Transplant 2004; 4: 11551162.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
16.Vasiliadis, HM, Collet, JP, Penrod, JR, Ferraro, P, Poirier, C. A cost-effectiveness and cost-utility study of lung transplantation. J Heart Lung Transplant 2005; 24: 12751283.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
17.Orens, JB, Estenne, M, Arcasoy, S, et al. International guidelines for the selection of lung transplant candidates: 2006 update-a consensus report from the Pulmonary Scientific Council of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation. J Heart Lung Transplant 2006; 25: 745755.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
18.Faro, A, Mallory, GB, Visner, GA, et al. American Society of Transplantation executive summary on pediatric lung transplantation. Am J Transplant 2007; 7: 285292.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
19.Bando, K, Armitage, JM, Paradis, IL, et al. Indications for and results of single, bilateral, and heart-lung transplantation for pulmonary hypertension. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 1994; 108: 10561065.Google ScholarPubMed
20.Reichart, B, Gulbins, H, Meiser, BM, Kur, F, Briegel, J, Reichenspurner, H. Improved results after heart-lung transplantation: a 17-year experience. Transplantation 2003; 75: 127132.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
21.Goerler, H, Simon, A, Gohrbandt, B, et al. Heart-lung and lung transplantation in grown-up congenital heart disease: long-term single centre experience. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2007; 32: 926931.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
22.Egan, TM, Murray, S, Bustami, RT, et al. Development of the new lung allocation system in the United States. Am J Transplant 2006; 6: 12121227.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
23.Gries, CJ, Mulligan, MS, Edelman, JD, Raghu, G, Curtis, JR, Goss, CH. Lung allocation score for lung transplantation: impact on disease severity and survival. Chest 2007; 132: 19541961.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
24.Mulligan, MS, Shearon, TH, Weill, D, Pagani, FD, Moore, J, Murray, S. Heart and lung transplantation in the United States, 1997–2006. Am J Transplant 2008; 8: 977987.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
25.Pasque, MK, Trulock, EP, Kaiser, LR, Cooper, JD. Single-lung transplantation for pulmonary hypertension. Three-month hemodynamic follow-up. Circulation 1991; 84: 22752279.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
26.Mendeloff, EN, Huddleston, CB. Lung transplantation and repair of complex congenital heart lesions in patients with pulmonary hypertension. Sem Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 1998; 10: 144151.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
27.Mendeloff, EN, Meyers, BF, Sundt, TM, et al. Lung transplantation for pulmonary vascular disease. Ann Thorac Surg 2002; 73: 209217.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
28.Waddell, TK, Bennett, L, Kennedy, R, Todd, TR, Keshavjee, SH. Heart-lung or lung transplantation for Eisenmenger syndrome. J Heart Lung Transplant 2002; 21: 731737.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
29.Canter, CE, Shaddy, RE, Bernstein, D, et al. Indications for heart transplantation in pediatric heart disease: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young; the Councils on Clinical Cardiology, Cardiovascular Nursing, and Cardiovascular Surgery and Anesthesia; and the Quality of Care and Outcomes Research Interdisciplinary Working Group. Circulation 2007; 115: 658676.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
30.Salzberg, SP, Lachat, ML, von, HK, Zund, G, Turina, MI. Normalization of high pulmonary vascular resistance with LVAD support in heart transplantation candidates. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2005; 27: 222225.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
31.Gandhi, SK, Grady, RM, Huddleston, CB, Balzer, DT, Canter, CE. Beyond Berlin: heart transplantation in the “untransplantable”. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2008; 136: 529531.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
Cited by

Send article to Kindle

To send this article to your Kindle, first ensure is added to your Approved Personal Document E-mail List under your Personal Document Settings on the Manage Your Content and Devices page of your Amazon account. Then enter the ‘name’ part of your Kindle email address below. Find out more about sending to your Kindle. Find out more about sending to your Kindle.

Note you can select to send to either the or variations. ‘’ emails are free but can only be sent to your device when it is connected to wi-fi. ‘’ emails can be delivered even when you are not connected to wi-fi, but note that service fees apply.

Find out more about the Kindle Personal Document Service.

Lung and heart-lung transplantation
Available formats

Send article to Dropbox

To send this article to your Dropbox account, please select one or more formats and confirm that you agree to abide by our usage policies. If this is the first time you use this feature, you will be asked to authorise Cambridge Core to connect with your <service> account. Find out more about sending content to Dropbox.

Lung and heart-lung transplantation
Available formats

Send article to Google Drive

To send this article to your Google Drive account, please select one or more formats and confirm that you agree to abide by our usage policies. If this is the first time you use this feature, you will be asked to authorise Cambridge Core to connect with your <service> account. Find out more about sending content to Google Drive.

Lung and heart-lung transplantation
Available formats

Reply to: Submit a response

Please enter your response.

Your details

Please enter a valid email address.

Conflicting interests

Do you have any conflicting interests? *