Lung transplantation

Fact sheet

Lung transplantation is an accepted therapy which offers the promise of improved survival and quality of life to selected people with life threatening lung diseases. The lung transplantation fact sheet covers the following topics:

  • Lung transplants – overview
  • Who needs transplants?
  • How many people get transplants?
  • Where and how transplants are done
  • How successful transplants are
  • How much transplants cost
  • What you can do to help

For further information you can contact our Information and Support Centre on 1800 654 301.