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Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine Research Lung Transplant Research

Lung Transplant Research

Researchers in NYU Langone’s Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine perform lung transplant research, under the guidance of Luis F. Angel, MD, principal investigator.

Dr. Angel has a long-standing interest in clinical and translational studies of lung transplant and related issues. He currently focuses on organ donation, the development of a personalized medicine approach to the prediction of chronic lung allograft dysfunction, the role and use of vena cava filters in the prevention of pulmonary embolism, and remote monitoring and telemedicine follow-up of lung transplant recipients.

Recent Publications

Sciurba FC … Slebos D-J. Effect of endobronchial coils vs usual care on exercise tolerance in patients with severe emphysema: The RENEW randomized clinical trial. JAMA. 2016. DOI.

Kotloff RM … Whelan TPM. Management of the potential organ donor in the ICU: Society of Critical Care Medicine/American College of Chest Physicians/Association of Organ Procurement Organizations consensus statement. Crit Care Med. 2015. DOI.