Chad S Kessler, MD

Professor of Medicine
Consulting Associate in Surgery
Campus mail VA Medical Center, Box 104427, Durham, NC 27710
Email address chad.kessler@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Resident, Internal Medicine, University of Illinois College of Medicine, 2000 - 2005
  • M.D., Thomas Jefferson University, 2000

Publications

Vashi, Anita A., Tracy Urech, Siqi Wu, Derek Boothroyd, Paril Mehta, Aaron L. Dalton, Elizabeth Brill, Chad Kessler, and Steven M. Asch. “Community Urgent Care Use Following Implementation of the Veterans Affairs Maintaining Internal Systems and Strengthening Integrated Outside Networks Act.” Med Care 59, no. Suppl 3 (June 1, 2021): S314–21. https://doi.org/10.1097/MLR.0000000000001549.

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33976082
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Bahraini, Nazanin, Lisa A. Brenner, Catherine Barry, Trisha Hostetter, Janelle Keusch, Edward P. Post, Chad Kessler, Cliff Smith, and Bridget B. Matarazzo. “Assessment of Rates of Suicide Risk Screening and Prevalence of Positive Screening Results Among US Veterans After Implementation of the Veterans Affairs Suicide Risk Identification Strategy.” Jama Netw Open 3, no. 10 (October 1, 2020): e2022531. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.22531.

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33084900
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Dieujuste, Nathalie, Rachel Johnson-Koenke, Melissa Christopher, Elise C. Gunzburger, Thomas Emmendorfer, Chad Kessler, Jason Haukoos, Jason Smith, and Comilla Sasson. “Feasibility Study of a Quasi-experimental Regional Opioid Safety Prescribing Program in Veterans Health Administration Emergency Departments.” Acad Emerg Med 27, no. 8 (August 2020): 734–41. https://doi.org/10.1111/acem.13980.

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32239558
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Greenberger, Sarah M., John T. Finnell, Bernard P. Chang, Nidhi Garg, Shawn M. Quinn, Steven Bird, Deborah B. Diercks, et al. “Changes to the ACGME Common Program Requirements and Their Potential Impact on Emergency Medicine Core Faculty Protected Time.” Aem Educ Train 4, no. 3 (July 2020): 244–53. https://doi.org/10.1002/aet2.10421.

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32704594
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Hastings, Susan N., Karen M. Stechuchak, Cynthia J. Coffman, Elizabeth P. Mahanna, Morris Weinberger, Courtney H. Van Houtven, Kenneth E. Schmader, et al. “Discharge Information and Support for Patients Discharged from the Emergency Department: Results from a Randomized Controlled Trial.” J Gen Intern Med 35, no. 1 (January 2020): 79–86. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11606-019-05319-6.

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31489559
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Boyd, Jeremy S., Charles M. LoPresti, Megan Core, Christopher Schott, Michael J. Mader, Brian P. Lucas, Elizabeth K. Haro, et al. “Current use and training needs of point-of-care ultrasound in emergency departments: A national survey of VA hospitals.” Am J Emerg Med 37, no. 9 (September 2019): 1794–97. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2019.02.043.

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30878406
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LoPresti, Charles M., Jeremy S. Boyd, Christopher Schott, Megan Core, Brian P. Lucas, Angel Colon-Molero, Chad Kessler, et al. “A National Needs Assessment of Point-of-Care Ultrasound Training for Hospitalists.” Mayo Clin Proc 94, no. 9 (September 2019): 1910–12. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mayocp.2019.07.016.

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31486389
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Sasson, Comilla, Jason Smith, Chad Kessler, Jason Haukoos, Julianne Himstreet, Melissa Christopher, and Thomas Emmendorfer. “Variability in opioid prescribing in veterans affairs emergency departments and urgent cares.” Am J Emerg Med 37, no. 6 (June 2019): 1044–47. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2018.08.044.

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30146399
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Duan-Porter, G., and C. Kessler. “Erratum: Incorrect and missing author initials in affiliations and authorship information (American Journal of Managed Care (2019)).” American Journal of Managed Care 25, no. 3 (January 1, 2019): 140.

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