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

Bravata, Dawn M., Laura J. Myers, Greg Arling, Edward J. Miech, Teresa Damush, Jason J. Sico, Michael S. Phipps, et al. “Quality of Care for Veterans With Transient Ischemic Attack and Minor Stroke.” Jama Neurol 75, no. 4 (April 1, 2018): 419–27. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamaneurol.2017.4648.

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29404578
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Rider, Ashley C., Chad S. Kessler, Whitney W. Schwarz, Gillian R. Schmitz, Laura Oh, Michael D. Smith, Eric A. Gross, Hans House, Michael C. Wadman, and Bruce M. Lo. “Transition of Care from the Emergency Department to the Outpatient Setting: A Mixed-Methods Analysis.” West J Emerg Med 19, no. 2 (March 2018): 245–53. https://doi.org/10.5811/westjem.2017.9.35138.

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29560050
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Dowd, Caitlin M., Brittany Gallagher, Chad S. Kessler, and Robert Svingos. “Asymptomatic Hypertensive Urgency at a VA Emergency Department.” Fed Pract 35, no. 3 (March 2018): 33–39.

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30766347
Scholars@Duke

Miller, Katherine E. M., Wei Duan-Porter, Karen M. Stechuchak, Elizabeth Mahanna, Cynthia J. Coffman, Morris Weinberger, Courtney Harold Van Houtven, et al. “Risk stratification for return emergency department visits among high-risk patients.” Am J Manag Care 23, no. 8 (August 1, 2017): e275–79.

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29087151
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Kessler, Chad, Michael J. Ward, and Candace D. McNaughton. “Reducing Adverse Drug Events: The Need to Rethink Outpatient Prescribing.” Jama 316, no. 20 (November 22, 2016): 2092–93. https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2016.16392.

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27893112
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Kessler, Chad, Nicholas Elias Tsipis, David Seaberg, Garth N. Walker, and Kathryn Andolsek. “Transitions of Care in an Era of Healthcare Transformation.” J Healthc Manag 61, no. 3 (May 2016): 230–41.

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27356450
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Thomas, David C., Chad Kessler, Namita Sachdev, H Barrett Fromme, Alan Schwartz, and Ilene Harris. “Residents' Perspectives on Rewards and Challenges of Caring for Ambulatory Care Patients Living With Chronic Illness: Findings From Three Academic Health Centers.” Acad Med 90, no. 12 (December 2015): 1684–90. https://doi.org/10.1097/ACM.0000000000000793.

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26107882
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Kessler, Chad S., Kashyap Komarraju Tadisina, Mark Saks, Doug Franzen, Rob Woods, Kenny V. Banh, Richard Bounds, Michael Smith, Nicole Deiorio, and Alan Schwartz. “The 5Cs of Consultation: Training Medical Students to Communicate Effectively in the Emergency Department.” J Emerg Med 49, no. 5 (November 2015): 713–21. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jemermed.2015.05.012.

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26250838
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Ward, Michael J., Sean P. Collins, Jesse M. Pines, Curt Dill, Gary Tyndall, and Chad S. Kessler. “Emergency medicine in the Veterans Health Administration-results from a nationwide survey.” Am J Emerg Med 33, no. 7 (July 2015): 899–903. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2015.03.062.

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25936477
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Cordasco, Kristina M., Alexis K. Huynh, Laurie Zephyrin, Alison B. Hamilton, Amy E. Lau-Herzberg, Chad S. Kessler, and Elizabeth M. Yano. “Building capacity in VA to provide emergency gynecology services for women.” Med Care 53, no. 4 Suppl 1 (April 2015): S81–87. https://doi.org/10.1097/MLR.0000000000000320.

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25767982
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