Long term impacts

Lifetime cardiovascular management of patients with previous Kawasaki Disease

Paul Brogan, Jane C Burns, Jacqueline Cornish, Vinod Diwakar, Despina Eleftheriou, John B Gordon, Huon Hamilton Gray, Thomas William Johnson, Michael Levin, Iqbal Malik, Philip MacCarthy, Rachael McCormack, Owen Miller, Robert M R Tulloh

December 2019

Increasing numbers of patients who suffered Kawasaki Disease in childhood are transitioning to the care of adult services where there is significantly less awareness and experience of the condition than in paediatric services. The aim of this document is to provide guidance on the long-term management of patients who have vascular complications of Kawasaki Disease […]

Pregnancy Management of Women with Coronary Artery Aneurysm following Kawasaki Disease During Childhood

Peers de Nieuwburgh M, Sluysmans T and Hubinont C

October 2016

A useful case report and discussion paper on pregnancy management of women with coronary artery aneurysm(s) following an episode of acute Kawasaki Disease in childhood. Kawasaki Disease is increasingly common and as incidence rises, the issues discussed in this paper will become increasingly relevant for clinicians caring for the growing number of patients who will […]