OBM Transplantation

(ISSN 2577-5820)

OBM Transplantation is an international peer-reviewed Open Access journal, which covers all evidence-based scientific studies related to transplantation, including: transplantation procedures and the maintenance of transplanted tissues or organs; assimilation of grafted tissue and the reconstitution of removed organs or parts of organs; transplantation of heart, lung, kidney, liver, pancreatic islets and bone marrow, etc. Areas related to clinical and experimental transplantation are also of interest.

OBM Transplantation is committed to rapid review and publication, and we aim at serving the international transplant community with high accessibility as well as relevant and high quality content.

We welcome original clinical studies as well as basic science, reviews, short reports/rapid communications, case reports, opinions, technical notes, book reviews as well as letters to the editor. 

Free Publication in 2019
Current Issue: 2019  Archive: 2018 2017

Special Issue

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]
Website: http://pulmonary.ucsd.edu/faculty/profiles/afshar-kamyar.shtml
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

Publication

Open Access 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

Open Access 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

Open Access Review

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

Open Access Review

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

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