Lung transplant candidates diagnosed with pulmonary hypertension (PH) and who meet the following criteria may qualify for an increase in their Lung Allocation Score (LAS).
Register now for opportunities to learn more about proposals that will be open for public comment in August.
This paper can guide physicians who may be confronted with this issue.
Two committees, Patient Affairs and Transplant Coordinators, are participating in the proof of concept.
Important update: You will notice two changes to the status justification forms we posted on UNet in May.
At its June 11-12 meeting, the OPTN/UNOS Board of Directors approved a statement of principles to guide future policy relating to organ distribution. These principles were recommended by the Ad Hoc Geography Committee, which the Board formed in December 2017 to...
The OPTN/UNOS Executive Committee has charged the OPTN/UNOS Liver and Intestinal Organ Transplantation Committee to review available data and propose a liver distribution policy to replace the donor service area (DSA) and region as distribution units, consistent with...
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Learn from two presentations given at the 2017 conference of the Society for Transplant Social Workers.
The SRTR will release the spring 2018 OPO-specific reports (OSRs) according to the previously anticipated timeline. The secure preview will occur on July.16.2018, and the public release will occur on August 9.2018. However, the release of the program-specific reports (PSRs) is postponed at this time.