Adam David DeVore, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Member in the Duke Clinical Research Institute
Campus mail Duke Clinical Research Institute 200 Morris Street, #6318, Durham, NC 27701
Phone (919) 668-8788
Email address adam.devore@duke.edu

Adam D. DeVore, MD, MHS

Dr. DeVore is a cardiologist and Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, at Duke University School of Medicine. His clinical interests include caring for patients with heart failure, including patients with left ventricular assist devices and heart transplants. He is involved in and leads many studies of patients with heart failure at both Duke University Medical Center and the Duke Clinical Research Institute

The overarching goal of his research is to improve the outcomes and quality of life of patients with heart failure. This includes both advancing the current understanding of heart failure through clinical trials as well as developing an evidence base for implementation strategies that addresses the gap between heart failure trial results and clinical practice. For example, he has served on the Steering Committees for large clinical trials, including PIONEER-HF and SPIRRIT-HFpEF. Dr. DeVore also published the first trial conducted within the Get With The Guidelines-Heart Failure program, a registry-based cluster randomized trial of quality improvement interventions. He is also interested in implementation projects for new heart failure therapeutics, including using pragmatic study designs and registry-based randomized trials to improve the translation of evidence-based care into clinical practice. He is currently the clinical lead on the analytic teams for the American Heart Association’s Get With The Guidelines-Heart Failure registry as well as the CHAnge the Management of Patients with Heart Failure (CHAMP-HF) registry. He is also the principal investigator for Care Optimization through Patient and Hospital Engagement Clinical Trial for Heart Failure (CONNECT-HF), a large-scale, pragmatic, cluster-randomized trial at 161 sites in the US evaluating heart failure quality improvement initiatives.

Dr. DeVore is also the medical director for the Heart Failure Research Cluster at Duke University Medical Center. He is well-published in many high impact journals and is the author of multiple book chapters and editorials. He also serves as a reviewer for many cardiovascular and heart failure-specific journals.

 

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Education and Training

  • Fellowship in Advanced Heart Failure, Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, 2015 - 2016
  • Fellowship in Clinical Research, DCRI, Duke University School of Medicine, 2013 - 2015
  • Fellowship in Cardiovascular Medicine, Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, 2011 - 2013
  • Internal Medicine Residency, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 2007 - 2010
  • M.D., University of Chicago, 2007

Publications

Bhatt, Ankeet S., Andrew P. Ambrosy, Allison Dunning, Adrian Coles, Adam D. DeVore, Javed Butler, Adrian F. Hernandez, et al. “The Burden of Non-Cardiac Comorbidities in Acute Heart Failure: Insights From ASCEND-HF.” In Journal of Cardiac Failure, 23:S109–S109. Elsevier BV, 2017. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cardfail.2017.07.318.

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Warraich, Haider J., Stacy Cobb, Di Lu, Lauren Cooper, Adam DeVore, Chetan Patel, Paul Rosenberg, et al. “Trends and Outcomes of Cardiac Transplantation From Donors Dying of Drug Intoxication.” In Journal of Cardiac Failure, 23:S118–S118. Elsevier BV, 2017. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cardfail.2017.07.346.

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Ambrosy, Andrew P., Ankeet S. Bhatt, Dianne Gallup, Kevin J. Anstrom, Javed Butler, Adam D. DeVore, G Michael Felker, et al. “Trajectory of Congestion Metrics by Ejection Fraction in Patients With Acute Heart Failure (from the Heart Failure Network)..” Am J Cardiol 120, no. 1 (July 1, 2017): 98–105. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2017.03.249.

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28479167
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DeVore, Adam D., Steven McNulty, Fawaz Alenezi, Mads Ersboll, Justin M. Vader, Jae K. Oh, Grace Lin, et al. “Impaired left ventricular global longitudinal strain in patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: insights from the RELAX trial..” In Eur J Heart Fail, 19:893–900, 2017. https://doi.org/10.1002/ejhf.754.

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28194841
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Ziaeian, Boback, Paul A. Heidenreich, Haolin Xu, Adam D. DeVore, Roland A. Matsouaka, Adrian F. Hernandez, Deepak L. Bhatt, Clyde W. Yancy, and Gregg C. Fonarow. “Race/Ethnic Differences in Outcomes Among Hospitalized Medicare Patients With Heart Failure and Preserved Ejection Fraction..” Jacc Heart Fail 5, no. 7 (July 2017): 483–93. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jchf.2017.02.012.

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28501527
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DeVore, Adam D., Laine Thomas, Nancy M. Albert, Javed Butler, Adrian F. Hernandez, J Herbert Patterson, John A. Spertus, et al. “Change the management of patients with heart failure: Rationale and design of the CHAMP-HF registry..” Am Heart J 189 (July 2017): 177–83. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2017.04.010.

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28625374
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Banks, Adam, Samuel Broderick, Karen Chiswell, Linda Shaw, Adam Devore, Mona Fiuzat, Christopher O’Connor, Gary Michael Felker, Eric Velazquez, and Robert Mentz. “Comparison of Clinical Characteristics and Outcomes of Patients With Versus Without Diabetes Mellitus and With Versus Without Angina Pectoris (from the Duke Databank for Cardiovascular Disease)..” Am J Cardiol 119, no. 11 (June 1, 2017): 1703–9. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2017.02.053.

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28395884
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Bhatt, Ankeet S., Adam D. DeVore, Tracy A. DeWald, Karl Swedberg, and Robert J. Mentz. “Achieving a Maximally Tolerated β-Blocker Dose in Heart Failure Patients: Is There Room for Improvement?.” J Am Coll Cardiol 69, no. 20 (May 23, 2017): 2542–50. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2017.03.563.

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28521892
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Il’giovine, ZJ Zachary, N. Solomon, A. D. Devore, D. Wojdyla, C. B. Patel, and J. G. Rogers. “Blood pressure response during cardiopulmonary exercise testing in patients with heart failure predicts failure of medical management.” In European Journal of Heart Failure, 19:428–428. WILEY, 2017.

Scholars@Duke

Sharma, A., X. Zhao, B. G. Hammill, A. F. Hernandez, G. C. Fonarow, G. M. Felker, C. Yancy, P. A. Heidenreich, J. A. Ezekowitz, and A. D. Devore. “The changing non-cardiovascular comorbidity profile of patients hospitalized with heart failure: Insights from the Get With The Guidelines-Heart Failure registry.” In European Journal of Heart Failure, 19:196–196. WILEY, 2017.

Scholars@Duke

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