In this CME, Chadi A. Hage, MD, discusses how to recognize the current trends in lung transplantation in the US, identify the predictors of short and long term outcomes following lung transplantation, explain the proper timing and criteria of referring patients with end stage lung disease for lung transplant, and implement the process of referral to listing for lung transplant for patients with end stage lung disease.
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Release Date: 2/9/2023 | Last Modified On: 2/9/2023 | Expires: 2/9/2024