Table 6

Operative mortality after heart-lung, double lung and single lung transplantation for pulmonary hypertension

TransplantationTotalsMortality %
Heart-lungDouble lungSingle lung
Patients n70283101
Primary pulmonary arterial hypertension20.5
 Patients n5921383
 Death106117
Postembolic pulmonary arterial hypertension16.7
 Patients n11718
 Deaths303
Mortality %18.621.433Global 19.8