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Lung Transplant

Submission Deadline: February 28, 2017(Open)               Submit Now

Guest Editor

Kamyar Afshar, DO
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, San Diego, CA, USA
E-Mail: [email protected]
Research Interests: evaluation and management of lung transplantation; alpha 1 antitrypsin deficiency/copd and advanced stages management; sarcoidosis; lymphangioleiomyomatosis and interstitial lung disease management; phenotypic variance in cystic fibrosis

Planned Papers

Title: Current donor lung management strategies
Author: Eugene Golts

Title: Peri-Transplantaion—Practical matters in the ICU management strategies
Authors: Ian Britton, Gordon Yung, Kamyar Afshar

Title: Role of various immunoglobulins in lung transplantation
Authors: Irina Gutman, Mark Mariski, Ashley Feist

Title: Building a culture of quality - lung transplant coordinator perspectives
Authors: Elizabeth Schonhoft, Tara Akins, Jaclyn Scholten

Title: The role of donor specific antibodies in lung transplantation
Authors: Christine Bojanowski, Gerald Morris

A case report
Authors: Christine Bojanowski, Kamyar Afshar

Title: Optimizing and monitoring the Cardiopulmonary rehab potential for the lung transplant candidate
Author: Nicole Irizarry

Title: Malignancies in the lung transplant population
Authors: Sheeri Tran, Mark Fuster


Case Report

Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency and Lung Transplantation: A Clinical Case

Victoria Lorenzetti, Elena Bargagli, Antonella Fossi, David Bennett, Paolo Cameli, Paola Rottoli
Received: August 30, 2018; Published: December 19, 2018; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1804033

Case Report

Case of Lung Transplantation in a Recipient with Emphysema: Importance of Determining Alpha 1-Antitrypsin Deficiency Status for Lung Transplantation

Christine M. Bojanowski, Ian Britton, Kamyar Afshar
Received: April 18, 2018; Published: July 16, 2018; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1803015


Malignancy in the Lung Transplant Population

Sheri Tran, Mark M. Fuster
Received: July 16, 2017; Published: September 13,2017; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1703004


IVIG Replacement for Hypogammaglobulinemia in Lung Transplant Patients

In Lam, Irina Gutman, Ashley Feist, Mark Mariski
Received: March 10, 2017; Published: June 22, 2017; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1701003