Brett David Atwater, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Campus mail Dept of Medicine, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 684-8111
Email address brett.atwater@duke.edu

Optimization of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy, Prediction of Sudden Cardiac Death

In Their Words

Education and Training

  • M.D., University of Chicago, 2002

Publications

Wallace, TW, Atwater, BD, Daubert, JP, Voora, D, Crowley, AL, Bahnson, TD, and Hranitzky, PM. "Prevalence and clinical characteristics associated with left atrial appendage thrombus in fully anticoagulated patients undergoing catheter-directed atrial fibrillation ablation." J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 21, no. 8 (August 1, 2010): 849-852.

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20158561
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Atwater, BD, and Daubert, JP. "Can we improve the identification of ventricular scar to guide substrate-based ventricular tachycardia ablation?." J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 21, no. 6 (June 1, 2010): 685-687.

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20158559
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Atwater, BD, Thompson, VP, Vest, RN, Shaw, LK, Mazzei, WR, Al-Khatib, SM, Hranitzky, PM, Bahnson, TD, Velazquez, EJ, Califf, RM, Lee, KL, and Roe, MT. 75% narrowing) coronary artery disease." Am J Cardiol 104, no. 12 (December 15, 2009): 1624-1630.

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19962465
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Atwater, BD, Oujiri, J, and Wolff, MR. "The immediate impact of the Clinical Outcomes Utilizing Revascularization and Aggressive Drug Evaluation (COURAGE) trial on the management of stable angina." Clin Cardiol 32, no. 8 (August 2009): E1-E3.

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19536842
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Atwater, BD, Iverson, E, Velez, M, DeMets, DL, and Sweitzer, NK. "Independent Predictors of Sudden Cardiac Death in Patients With Nonischemic Cardiomyopathy." JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY 53, no. 10 (March 10, 2009): A118-A119.

Scholars@Duke

Moua, T, Wood, KE, Atwater, BD, and Runo, JR. "Major pulmonary embolism and hemodynamic stability from shunting through a patent foramen ovale." South Med J 101, no. 9 (September 2008): 955-958.

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18708977
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Atwater, BD, Ai, Z, and Wolff, MR. "Fulminant myopericarditis from phenytoin-induced systemic lupus erythematosus." WMJ 107, no. 6 (September 2008): 298-300.

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18935900
Scholars@Duke

Atwater, BD, Nee, LM, and Gimelli, G. "Long-term survival using intra-aortic balloon pump and percutaneous right ventricular assist device for biventricular mechanical support of cardiogenic shock." J Invasive Cardiol 20, no. 7 (July 2008): E205-E207.

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18599903
Scholars@Duke

Atwater, BD, Milford-Beland, S, Newby, LK, Hernandez, AF, Peacock, WF, Gibler, WB, Christenson, RH, Ohman, EM, Peterson, ED, and Roe, MT. "Patterns and implications of B-type natriuretic peptide measurement in patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes." Am J Cardiol 100, no. 12 (December 15, 2007): 1727-1733.

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18082516
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Atwater, BD, Vest, RN, Mazzei, WR, Tuttle, RH, Al-Khatib, SM, Velazquez, E, Lee, KL, and Roe, MT. "Sudden cardiac death risk prediction is enhanced when clinical characteristics and left ventricular ejection fraction are evaluated together rather than relying on left ventricular ejection fraction alone." February 21, 2006.

Scholars@Duke

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