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Don Hayes Jr, Bryan A. Whitson

Surgical Technique

Heart transplantation
Allen Cheng, Mark S. Slaughter

Review Article

Preservation solutions for cardiac and pulmonary donor grafts: a review of the current literature
Nicholas Latchana, Joshua R. Peck, Bryan Whitson, Sylvester M. Black

Surgical Technique

Heart-lung transplantation
Charles B. Huddleston, Samuel R. Richey


Overview of paediatric heart-lung transplantation: a global perspective
Yishay Orr

Below are the latest Journal of Thoracic Disease articles published online ahead of print publication.


Editorial Team, Journal of Thoracic Disease

Review Article

Transbronchial lung biopsy and pneumothorax
Yong Huang, Haidong Huang, Qiang Li, Robert F. Browning, Scott Parrish, J. Francis Turner Jr, Konstantinos Zarogoulidis, Ioanna Kougioumtzi, Georgios Dryllis, Ioannis Kioumis, Georgia Pitsiou, Antonis Papaiwannou, Sofia Lampaki, Nikolaos Machairiotis, Nikolaos Katsikogiannis, Athanasios Madesis, Theodoros Karaiskos, Zhigang Li, Paul Zarogoulidis

Original Article

Case Report

Brief Report

Surgical Technique

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