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Study: Process used to select lung transplant patients may need to be changed

19:00 EST 13 Nov 2017 | AAAS

(University of Maryland Medical Center) New research from the University of Maryland School of Medicine suggests that the system for choosing transplant recipients in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) may underestimate how long a person might survive without a lung transplant and therefore, may mislead clinicians.

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