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

Malka, S Terez, Chad S. Kessler, John Abraham, Thomas W. Emmet, and Lee Wilbur. “Professional e-mail communication among health care providers: proposing evidence-based guidelines.” Acad Med 90, no. 1 (January 2015): 25–29. https://doi.org/10.1097/ACM.0000000000000465.

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Hastings, Susan Nicole, Elizabeth Betts, Kenneth E. Schmader, Morris Weinberger, Courtney Harold Van Houtven, Cristina C. Hendrix, Cynthia J. Coffman, et al. “Discharge information and support for veterans Receiving Outpatient Care in the Emergency Department: study design and methods.” Contemp Clin Trials 39, no. 2 (November 2014): 342–50. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cct.2014.10.008.

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25445314
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Kessler, Chad, Faizan Shakeel, H Gene Hern, Jonathan S. Jones, Jim Comes, Christine Kulstad, Fiona A. Gallahue, et al. “A survey of handoff practices in emergency medicine.” Am J Med Qual 29, no. 5 (September 2014): 408–14. https://doi.org/10.1177/1062860613503364.

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24071713
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Thomas, K., and C. Kessler. “New antiplatelet agents prescribed to patients with ischemic heart disease: Implications for treatment of stroke.” Current Treatment Options in Neurology 16, no. 5 (January 1, 2014). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11940-014-0289-2.

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Kessler, Chad S., Khadidjatou Kane, Sharmistha Dev, and Jeremy L. Smiley. “Inadequate postgraduate training of skin and soft tissue infections in an era of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.” J Investig Med 61, no. 6 (August 2013): 1026–29. https://doi.org/10.2310/JIM.0b013e31829a7a27.

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23851960
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Cordasco, Kristina M., Laurie C. Zephyrin, Chad S. Kessler, Meri Mallard, Ismelda Canelo, Lisa V. Rubenstein, and Elizabeth M. Yano. “An inventory of VHA emergency departments' resources and processes for caring for women.” J Gen Intern Med 28 Suppl 2 (July 2013): S583–90. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11606-012-2327-7.

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23807069
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Kessler, Chad S., Teresa Chan, Jennifer M. Loeb, and S Terez Malka. “I'm clear, you're clear, we're all clear: improving consultation communication skills in undergraduate medical education.” Acad Med 88, no. 6 (June 2013): 753–58. https://doi.org/10.1097/ACM.0b013e31828ff953.

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23619069
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Kessler, Chad, Faizan Shakeel, H Gene Hern, Jonathan S. Jones, Jim Comes, Christine Kulstad, Fiona A. Gallahue, et al. “An algorithm for transition of care in the emergency department.” Acad Emerg Med 20, no. 6 (June 2013): 605–10. https://doi.org/10.1111/acem.12153.

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23758308
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Chen, Esther H., Patricia S. O’Sullivan, Camiron L. Pfennig, Katrina Leone, and Chad S. Kessler. “Assessing systems-based practice.” Acad Emerg Med 19, no. 12 (December 2012): 1366–71. https://doi.org/10.1111/acem.12024.

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23240886
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Salzman, David H., Douglas S. Franzen, Katrina A. Leone, and Chad S. Kessler. “Assessing practice-based learning and improvement.” In Acad Emerg Med, 19:1403–10, 2012. https://doi.org/10.1111/acem.12026.

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23279247
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