KMOX 1120AM
Traffic & Weather: Get The Latest Information | Traffic Maps | Weather Forecast

Organ Transplant

Lungs

Doctor: Lung Transplant Patients Face Multiple Problems

Dr. Stuart Sweet says 85 to 90 percent of lung transplant patients are still alive one year later, but the five year survival rate is 50%.

06/14/2013

Lungs

Changes Made to Adolescent Lung Transplant Process

A committee decided to grant access to children under 12 through a review board process to increase their priority within the allocation sequences for adolescents and adult lung donors.

06/12/2013