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I am waiting for a double lung transplant. What should I do to prepare?

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Dr. Lyall Gorenstein
Surgery - Thoracic
2 doctors agree

In brief: Keep fit

Follow all the instructions you get from the transplant center where you are listed for transplant.
Exercise maintain your nutrition don't smoke check in with your doctors regularly, and especially if you get a respiratory infection.

In brief: Keep fit

Follow all the instructions you get from the transplant center where you are listed for transplant.
Exercise maintain your nutrition don't smoke check in with your doctors regularly, and especially if you get a respiratory infection.
Dr. Lyall Gorenstein
Dr. Lyall Gorenstein
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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatrics - Pulmonology

In brief: Mgt

I agree, if you can maintain or improve your weight and nutritional status, and strengthen your respiratory muscles, this will help in your recovery.

In brief: Mgt

I agree, if you can maintain or improve your weight and nutritional status, and strengthen your respiratory muscles, this will help in your recovery.
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
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