Eric David Peterson, MD

Professor of Medicine
Fred Cobb, M.D. Professor of Medicine
Member in the Duke Clinical Research Institute
Campus mail 2400 Pratt St Ste 7009, Durham, NC 27705
Phone (919) 668-8830
Email address peter016@mc.duke.edu

Dr Peterson is the Fred Cobb Distinguished Professor of Medicine in the Division of Cardiology, a DukeMed Scholar, and the Past Executive Director of the Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI), Durham, NC, USA.

Dr Peterson is the Principal Investigator of the National Institute of Health, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI) Spironolactone Initiation Registry Randomized Interventional Trial in Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction (SPIRRIT) Trial  He is also the Principal Investigator of the Data Coordinating Centers for the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS), National Cardiac Surgery Database, the American College of Cardiology National Cardiac Database (ACC-NCDR) and the American Heart Association Get With the Guidelines Database (AHA-GWTG).  Dr Peterson also oversees multiple industry sponsored clinical studies.

Additionally, Dr Peterson serves on multiple national committees and guideline and performance measure development groups. Dr Peterson is a member of the American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI), the Association of American Physicians (AAP), and the Association of University Cardiologists (AUC).

Since 2013, Dr Peterson has been voted one of world’s top 400 most influential researchers in biomedicine. as well as named by Thomson Reuters as a ‘Highly Cited Researcher’, ranking him among the top 1% most cited in clinical medicine. He is a Contributing Editor on the Journal of the American Medical Association and is a recognized leader in outcomes and quality research with over 1200 peer-reviewed publications in the field.

Education and Training

  • Fellow in Cardiology, Medicine, Duke University, 1992 - 1995
  • Fellow in General Internal Medicine, Medicine, Harvard University , 1991 - 1992
  • Medical Resident, Medicine, Children's Hospital Boston, 1988 - 1991
  • M.D., University of Pittsburgh, 1988

Publications

Durheim, MT, Holmes, DN, Blanco, RG, Allen, LA, Chan, PS, Freeman, JV, Fonarow, GC, Go, AS, Hylek, EM, Mahaffey, KW, Pokorney, SD, Reiffel, JA, Singer, DE, Peterson, ED, and Piccini, JP. "Characteristics and outcomes of adults with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and atrial fibrillation." Heart (British Cardiac Society) 104, no. 22 (November 2018): 1850-1858.

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29875139
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Jackson, LR, Kim, S, Shrader, P, Blanco, R, Thomas, L, Ezekowitz, MD, Ansell, J, Fonarow, GC, Gersh, BJ, Go, AS, Kowey, PR, Mahaffey, KW, Hylek, EM, Peterson, ED, and Piccini, JP. "Early therapeutic persistence on dabigatran versus warfarin therapy in patients with atrial fibrillation: results from the Outcomes Registry for Better Informed Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation (ORBIT-AF) registry." Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis 46, no. 4 (November 2018): 435-439.

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30051164
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McHorney, CA, Peterson, ED, Ashton, V, Laliberté, F, Crivera, C, Germain, G, Sheikh, N, Schein, J, and Lefebvre, P. "Modeling the impact of real-world adherence to once-daily (QD) versus twice-daily (BID) non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants on stroke and major bleeding events among non-valvular atrial fibrillation patients." Current Medical Research and Opinion (October 30, 2018): 1-8.

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30265159
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Pagidipati, NJ, Mudrick, DW, Chiswell, K, Brucker, A, Peterson, ED, and Douglas, PS. "Sex differences in long-term outcomes of patients across the spectrum of coronary artery disease." American Heart Journal 206 (October 2, 2018): 51-60.

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30317061
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Román, LS, Menon, BK, Blasco, J, Hernández-Pérez, M, Dávalos, A, Majoie, CBLM, Campbell, BCV, Guillemin, F, Lingsma, H, Anxionnat, R, Epstein, J, Saver, JL, Marquering, H, Wong, JH, Lopes, D, Reimann, G, Desal, H, Dippel, DWJ, Coutts, S, du Mesnil de Rochemont, R, Yavagal, D, Ferre, JC, Roos, YBWEM, Liebeskind, DS, Lenthall, R, Molina, C, Al Ajlan, FS, Reddy, V, Dowlatshahi, D, Nader-Antoine, S, Oppenheim, C, Mitha, AP, Davis, SM, Weimar, C, van Oostenbrugge, RJ, Cobo, E, Kleinig, TJ, Donnan, GA, van der Lugt, A, Demchuk, AM, Berkhemer, OA, Boers, AMM, Ford, GA, Muir, KW, Brown, BS, Jovin, T, van Zwam, WH, Mitchell, PJ, Hill, MD, White, P, Bracard, S, Goyal, M, Fransen, PS, Beumer, D, van den Berg, LA, Lingsma, HF, Yoo, AJ, Schonewille, WJ, Vos, JA, Nederkoorn, PJ, Wermer, MJ, van Walderveen, MA, Staals, J, Hofmeijer, J, van Oostayen, JA, Lycklama à Nijeholt, GJ, Boiten, J, Brouwer, PA, Emmer, BJ, de Bruijn, SF, van Dijk, LC, Kappelle, J, Lo, RH, van Dijk, EJ, de Vries, J, de Kort, PLM, van Rooij, WJJ, van den Berg, JSP, van Hasselt, BAAM, Aerden, LAM, Dallinga, RJ, Visser, MC, Bot, JCJ, Vroomen, PC, Eshghi, O, Schreuder, THCML, Heijboer, RJJ, Keizer, K, Tielbeek, AV, den Hertog, HM, Gerrits, DG, van den Berg-Vos, RM, Karas, GB, and Steyerberg, EW. "Imaging features and safety and efficacy of endovascular stroke treatment: a meta-analysis of individual patient-level data." The Lancet Neurology 17, no. 10 (October 1, 2018): 895-904.

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Alfredsson, J, Green, JB, Stevens, SR, Reed, SD, Armstrong, PW, Angelyn Bethel, M, Engel, SS, McGuire, DK, Van de Werf, F, Hramiak, I, White, HD, Peterson, ED, Holman, RR, and TECOS Study Group, . "Sex differences in management and outcomes of patients with type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease: A report from TECOS." Diabetes, Obesity & Metabolism 20, no. 10 (October 2018): 2379-2388.

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29923323
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Chi, G, Yee, MK, Kalayci, A, Kerneis, M, AlKhalfan, F, Mehran, R, Bode, C, Halperin, JL, Verheugt, FWA, Wildgoose, P, van Eickels, M, Lip, GYH, Cohen, M, Peterson, ED, Fox, KAA, and Gibson, CM. "Total bleeding with rivaroxaban versus warfarin in patients with atrial fibrillation receiving antiplatelet therapy after percutaneous coronary intervention." Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis 46, no. 3 (October 2018): 346-350.

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29943350
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Sherwood, MW, Vemulapalli, S, Harrison, JK, Dai, D, Vora, AN, Mack, MJ, Holmes, DR, Rumsfeld, JS, Cohen, DJ, Thourani, VH, Kirtane, A, and Peterson, ED. "Variation in post-TAVR antiplatelet therapy utilization and associated outcomes: Insights from the STS/ACC TVT Registry." American Heart Journal 204 (October 2018): 9-16.

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30075326
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Starks, MA, Dai, D, Nichol, G, Al-Khatib, SM, Chan, P, Bradley, SM, Peterson, ED, and American Heart Association's Get With the Guidelines-Resuscitation Investigators, . "The Association of Duration of participation in get with the guidelines-resuscitation with quality of Care for in-Hospital Cardiac Arrest." American Heart Journal 204 (October 2018): 156-162.

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30121017
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Wangqin, R, Laskowitz, DT, Wang, Y, Li, Z, Wang, Y, Liu, L, Liang, L, Matsouaka, RA, Saver, JL, Fonarow, GC, Bhatt, DL, Smith, EE, Schwamm, LH, Prvu Bettger, J, Hernandez, AF, Peterson, ED, and Xian, Y. "International Comparison of Patient Characteristics and Quality of Care for Ischemic Stroke: Analysis of the China National Stroke Registry and the American Heart Association Get With The Guidelines--Stroke Program." Journal of the American Heart Association 7, no. 20 (October 2018): e010623-null.

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30371291
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