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Table 1 Clinical characteristics of the donor lungs

From: Multipotent adult progenitor cells decrease cold ischemic injury in ex vivo perfused human lungs: an initial pilot and feasibility study

Donor characteristics 1 2 3 4 Mean ± SD
Age 55 56 44 50 51.25 ± 5.5
Sex Male Male Male Male  
Cause of death CVA SH Asphyxiation MVA  
PaO2 at 100% FiO2 150 186 254 149 184.8 ± 49.3
PEEP 10 10 10 10 10 ± 0
Radiographic findings Infiltrate-edema Infiltrate-edema Infiltrate-edema Edema-right lower lobe collapse, right pleural effusion  
Lung appearance Edematous Edematous Edematous Contusions, edematous  
  1. CVA cerebrovascular accident, SH subarachnoid hemorrhage, MVA motor vehicle accident.