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New adult heart allocation policy now in effect

We implemented the new adult heart allocation policy on October 18, 2018. These changes will: better stratify the most medically urgent heart transplant candidates reflect the increased use of mechanical circulatory support devices (MCSD) and prevalence of MCSD...

Lung program clinical trial begins July 9

Attn: Lung Program Administrators The Goal of Open Lung ventilation in Donors (GOLD) clinical trial will begin in July. Sponsored by the National Institutes of Health and led by Dr. Lorraine Ware of Vanderbilt University Medical Center, the GOLD is a randomized...