Prolonged ECMO Support in COVID ARDS When and Who Should be Considered for Lung Transplant

Director of the Penn Lung Transplant Center and Pulmonologist, Dr. Maria Crespo, examines the critical factors pertaining to lung transplants. Some of these factors include evaluation, selection and the timing of the listing. She discusses the uncertainty of patients on ECMO for COVID-19 ARDS and the potential surgical challenges for these patients along with sharing early results of a lung transplant.

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April 13, 2023

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