Use of Smokers' Lungs for Transplant Has Pros, Cons
But the bottom line from the new study is that "patients awaiting lung transplantation in the UK are likely to survive longer if they are willing to accept lungs from any suitable donor, irrespective of smoking history," lead author Dr. Robert Bonser, ...
'Smokers Make OK Lung Donors'
Study: smoker's lung better than none
Better to transplant smokers' lungs than staying on wait list, UK study finds