First Canadian live-donor lung transplants performed in Winnipeg

Stewart, Jane
May 2000
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/2/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 9, p1339
Academic Journal
Reports on the first lung transplant that used healthy, single lobes from two living donors was completed in December, 1999 in Winnipeg. How the project was headed by Dr. Helmut Unruh, director of the Manitoba Lung Transplant Program at the Health Sciences Centre; Condition of the patients; Details of the procedure.


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