The coronary artery calcium score (CACS) and the VAP lipid panel are both relatively new comers in the cardiovascular risk prediction
realm, so I had to verify my answers before posting them for you.
1. Your CACS of 2000 is indeed very high, at the 94th-99th percentile based on age, gender and race. According to the MESA study (Polonsky et al, JAMA 2010), there is indeed an elevated risk of cardiovascular events.