Study: Lungs From Heavy Smokers OK for Transplant
Researchers from Temple University in Philadelphia found that lungs from carefully selected donors who smoked at least a pack a day for more than 20 years may be used in certain transplant situations without affecting recipients' survival rates or deaths from lung cancer.
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#1 Jan 29, 2013
Ka-Ching. Any lung will do, get fet it in and pay me $$$$$$$$$$$$
#2 Jan 29, 2013
It beats dead!
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