Original ArticleManagement of the Patient Undergoing Lung Transplantation An Intensive Care PerspectiveCarlin, Brian W. MD; Lega, Mark MD; Veynovich, Bryan DOAuthor Information Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Corresponding Author: Brian W. Carlin, MD, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 ([email protected]). Critical Care Nursing Quarterly: January 2009 - Volume 32 - Issue 1 - p 49-57 doi: 10.1097/01.CNQ.0000343135.19695.eb Buy Metrics Abstract The postoperative management of a patient undergoing lung transplantation involves many components of care. These components include ventilatory and hemodynamic management, immunosuppression, wound care, rehabilitation, infection control and treatment, and early detection of rejection. © 2009 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.