11-year-older who sued for adult lung transplant leaves hospital Philadelphia Sarah Murnaghan.
Margaret Moon, an associate professor of pediatrics at Johns Hopkins Children’s Center in Baltimore, thought to CBSNews.in June com. ‘Every story is compelling. It’s always tragic when somebody doesn’t get an organ – – that can not be a reason to improve that approach,’ she said. UNOS spokeswoman Anne Paschke stated Tuesday that the temporary option for other children to use for adult lungs will be in effect until the end of June 2014. She said a committee is currently studying whether to make that change permanent, or make other changes to adolescent lung transplant rules. (more…)