Congrats to our friends from PAHSSc, the Turkish PH patient association, for the first edition of their new magazine “Nefes” (Breath), 60 pages of interesting information. This issue focuses on the topic of lung transplantation, with testimonials of two patients, reflections of Prof. Lewis Rubin, MD., Prof Mehmet Akbulut, MD., Dr. Gültekin Hoş, MD. and Prof. Erdal Taşcı, MD. Danijela Pešić, President of Serbian Patients’ Association introduces her association. Be sure not to miss the amazing and inspirational story of Japanese PH patient Yukiko (pages 24-25) whose parents both donated one lobe of their lungs for her transplant in 2001. 20 years later Yukiko is leading a full life, is married and has a little boy.
Nefes can be downloaded from the PAHSSc website at this link