Text and Data Mining valid from 2018-11-27
Received: 4 November 2018
Accepted: 16 November 2018
First Online: 27 November 2018
Compliance with ethical standards
: Prof Mehra is a consultant to Abbott, Medtronic, NupulseCV, FineHeart, Portola, Janssen, Bayer, and Mesoblast. No direct conflicts relevant to the current manuscript are inherent in these consulting agreements. He is also editor-in-chief of the Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. The views expressed are his own and do not represent the journal or the society that it represents, the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation. Daniele Poole and Stefano Skurzak have no conflict of interest.