Researchers found that a race-specific approach to lung function testing resulted in a lower lung allocation score for Black patients and higher lung allocation score for White patients, which may have contributed to racially biased allocation of lung transplants.
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A lung transplant can benefit those whose pulmonary fibrosis (PF) stems from Hermansky-Pudlak...Read More
In the latest national report on organ transplant outcomes, Cedars-Sinai Comprehensive Transplant Center had some of the best one-year survival outcomes of all hospitals in the Los Angeles region.Read More
Some physicians have begun prescribing everolimus to treat Lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM), which may not have the same risks as other rapamycin-class drugs.Read More