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

Feng, L. "Reply." American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology (September 29, 2018). (Letter)

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O'Brien, EC, Li, S, Thomas, L, Wang, TY, Roe, MT, and Peterson, ED. "The impact of clinical vs administrative claims coding on hospital risk-adjusted outcomes." Clinical Cardiology 41, no. 9 (September 22, 2018): 1225-1231.

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Inohara, T, Kim, S, Pieper, K, Blanco, RG, Allen, LA, Fonarow, GC, Gersh, BJ, Ezekowitz, MD, Kowey, PR, Reiffel, JA, Naccarelli, GV, Chan, PS, Mahaffey, KW, Singer, DE, Freeman, JV, Steinberg, BA, Peterson, ED, Piccini, JP, and ORBIT AF Patients and Investigators, . "B-type natriuretic peptide, disease progression and clinical outcomes in atrial fibrillation." Heart (British Cardiac Society) (September 18, 2018).

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Peterson, ED, and Rockhold, FW. "Finding Means to Fulfill the Societal and Academic Imperative for Open Data Access and Sharing." Jama Cardiology 3, no. 9 (September 2018): 793-794.

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Chi, G, Kerneis, M, Kalayci, A, Liu, Y, Mehran, R, Bode, C, Halperin, JL, Verheugt, FWA, Wildgoose, P, van Eickels, M, Lip, GYH, Cohen, M, Peterson, ED, Fox, KAA, and Gibson, CM. "Safety and efficacy of non-vitamin K oral anticoagulant for atrial fibrillation patients after percutaneous coronary intervention: A bivariate analysis of the PIONEER AF-PCI and RE-DUAL PCI trial." American Heart Journal 203 (September 2018): 17-24.

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Vora, AN, Dai, D, Matsuoka, R, Harrison, JK, Hughes, GC, Sherwood, MW, Piccini, JP, Bhardwaj, B, Lopes, RD, Cohen, D, Holmes, DR, Thourani, VH, Peterson, E, Kirtane, A, Kapadia, S, and Vemulapalli, S. "Incidence, Management, and Associated Clinical Outcomes of New-Onset Atrial Fibrillation Following Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: An Analysis From the STS/ACC TVT Registry." Jacc. Cardiovascular Interventions 11, no. 17 (September 2018): 1746-1756.

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Jin, C, Huang, RJ, Peterson, ED, Laskowitz, DT, Hernandez, AF, Federspiel, JJ, Schwamm, LH, Bhatt, DL, Smith, EE, Fonarow, GC, and Xian, Y. "Intravenous tPA (Tissue-Type Plasminogen Activator) in Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke Taking Non-Vitamin K Antagonist Oral Anticoagulants Preceding Stroke." Stroke 49, no. 9 (September 2018): 2237-2240.

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Rymer, JA, Chen, AY, Thomas, L, Stafford, J, Enriquez, JR, Goyal, A, Peterson, ED, and Wang, TY. "Advanced Practice Provider Versus Physician-Only Outpatient Follow-Up After Acute Myocardial Infarction." Journal of the American Heart Association 7, no. 17 (September 2018): e008481-null.

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Washam, JB, Holmes, DN, Thomas, LE, Pokorney, SD, Hylek, EM, Fonarow, GC, Mahaffey, KW, Gersh, BJ, Kowey, PR, Ansell, JE, Go, AS, Reiffel, JA, Freeman, JV, Singer, DE, Naccarelli, G, Blanco, R, Peterson, ED, and Piccini, JP. "Pharmacotherapy for Atrial Fibrillation in Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease: Insights From ORBIT-AF." Journal of the American Heart Association 7, no. 18 (September 2018): e008928-null.

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30371218
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Lowenstern, AM, Li, S, Navar, AM, Roger, VL, Robinson, JG, Goldberg, AC, Virani, SS, Lee, LV, Wilson, PWF, Louie, MJ, Peterson, ED, and Wang, TY. "Measurement of Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Levels in Primary and Secondary Prevention Patients: Insights From the PALM Registry." Journal of the American Heart Association 7, no. 18 (September 2018): e009251-null.

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