Table 2.

Causes of cardiac death in children 0–19 years of age with CKD

DialysisTransplant
Cardiac arrest/arrhythmiasCardiac arrest/arrhythmias
Cerebrovascular diseaseCerebrovascular disease
Congestive heart failure/pulmonary edemaAcute myocardial infarction
CardiomyopathyCardiomyopathy
Acute myocardial infarction
Pericarditis
  • Data are from the USRDS (2011).2