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

  • Fellow, Electrophysiology, Duke University School of Medicine, 2008 - 2010
  • Fellow, Cardiology, University of Wisconsin at Madison, 2005 - 2008
  • Resident, Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, 2003 - 2005
  • Intern, Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, 2002 - 2003
  • M.D., University of Chicago, 2002

Publications

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

PMID
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.

PMID
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.

PMID
18082516
Full Text

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

Atwater, BD, Roe, MT, and Mahaffey, KW. "Platelet glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptor antagonists in non-ST segment elevation acute coronary syndromes: a review and guide to patient selection." Drugs 65, no. 3 (2005): 313-324. (Review)

PMID
15669877
Scholars@Duke

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