TABLE 11-2

Special Risk Pediatric Conditions: Stratification by Risk Category

High risk
    Manifest coronary artery disease at ≤30 y of age: clinical evidence
        T1DM or T2DM
        Chronic kidney disease/end-stage renal disease/post–renal transplant
        Post–orthotopic heart transplantation
        Kawasaki disease with current coronary aneurysms
Moderate risk
    Accelerated atherosclerosis: pathophysiologic evidence
        Kawasaki disease with regressed coronary aneurysms
        Chronic inflammatory disease (systemic lupus erythematosus, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis)
        HIV infection
        Nephrotic syndrome
  • Adapted from Kavey RE, Allada V, Daniels SR, et al; American Heart Association, Expert Panel on Population and Prevention Science; American Heart Association, Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young; American Heart Association, Council on Epidemiology and Prevention; American Heart Association, Council on Nutrition, Physical Activity and Metabolism; American Heart Association, Council on High Blood Pressure Research; American Heart Association, Council on Cardiovascular Nursing; American Heart Association, Council on the Kidney in Heart Disease; Interdisciplinary Working Group on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research. Circulation. 2006;114(24):2710–2738.