Table 3

American Society of Transplantation cardiac screening recommendations

Risk category
Low riskHigh risk
Risk historyNo history of CAD or CHFHistory of CAD or CHFSymptomatic CAD
Risk factorsNon-diabetic, age < 50 yearsDiabetic, age < 50 years; non-diabetic, age > 50 yearsDiabetic, age > 50 years
Stress testing?NoYesNo, proceed to angiography
  • CAD, coronary artery disease; CHF, congestive heart failure.