Eric David Peterson, MD

Professor of Medicine
Fred Cobb, M.D. Professor of Medicine
Director, Duke Clinical Research Institute
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 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) Coordinating Center for its Outcome Research Network, and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Cardiovascular Center for Education and Research on Therapeutics (CERTs). 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 participates on multiple national committees, as well as CV 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).

In 2013, Dr Peterson received the American Heart Association Meritorious Achievement Award and was voted one of world’s top 400 most influential researchers in biomedicine. This year, he was 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 800 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

Mann, T, Cowper, PA, Peterson, ED, Cubeddu, G, Bowen, J, Giron, L, Cantor, WJ, Newman, WN, Schneider, JE, Jobe, RL, Zellinger, MJ, and Rose, GC. "Transradial coronary stenting: comparison with femoral access closed with an arterial suture device." Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions : Official Journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions 49, no. 2 (February 2000): 150-156.

PMID
10642762
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Peterson, ED, Lansky, AJ, Anstrom, KJ, Muhlbaier, LH, Popma, JJ, Satler, LF, and Lanzilotta, MJ. "Evolving trends in interventional device use and outcomes: results from the National Cardiovascular Network Database." Am Heart J 139, no. 2 Pt 1 (February 2000): 198-207.

PMID
10650291
Scholars@Duke

Batchelor, WB, Anstrom, KJ, Muhlbaier, LH, Grosswald, R, Weintraub, WS, O'Neill, WW, and Peterson, ED. "Contemporary outcome trends in the elderly undergoing percutaneous coronary interventions: Results in 7,472 octogenarians." Journal of the American College of Cardiology 36, no. 3 (2000): 723-730.

Full Text

Peterson, ED, Lansky, AJ, Anstrom, KJ, Muhlbaier, LH, Popma, JJ, Satler, LF, and Lanzilotta, MJ. "Evolving trends in interventional device use and outcomes: Results from the National Cardiovascular Network Database." American Heart Journal 139, no. 2 I (2000): 198-207.

Scholars@Duke

Hudson, MP, and Peterson, ED. "A risk-based approach to acute coronary syndromes, Part 2: NSTE-MI and UA: How to maximize the benefit of drugs and procedures, before and after discharge." Journal of Critical Illness 15, no. 2 (2000): 81-86.

Scholars@Duke

Hudson, MP, and Peterson, ED. "A risk-based approach to acute coronary syndromes, Part 1: Principles, STE-MI: Making the best use of transitory opportunities to improve outcomes." Journal of Critical Illness 15, no. 2 (2000): 75-80.

Scholars@Duke

Holman, WL, Peterson, ED, Athanasuleas, CL, Allman, RM, Sansom, M, Kiefe, C, and Sherrill, RG. "Alabama coronary artery bypass grafting Cooperative Project: baseline data. Alabama CABG Cooperative Project Study Group." The Annals of Thoracic Surgery 68, no. 5 (November 1999): 1592-1598.

PMID
10585026
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Rosen, AB, Humphries, JO, Muhlbaier, LH, Kiefe, CI, Kresowik, T, and Peterson, ED. "Effect of clinical factors on length of stay after coronary artery bypass surgery: results of the cooperative cardiovascular project." Am Heart J 138, no. 1 Pt 1 (July 1999): 69-77.

PMID
10385767
Scholars@Duke

Batchelor, WB, Peterson, ED, Mark, DB, Knight, JD, Granger, CB, Armstrong, PW, and Califf, RM. "A comparison of U.S. and Canadian cardiac catheterization practices in detecting severe coronary artery disease after myocardial infarction: efficiency, yield and long-term implications." Journal of the American College of Cardiology 34, no. 1 (July 1999): 12-19.

PMID
10399985
Full Text

Peterson, ED, Cowper, PA, DeLong, ER, Zidar, JP, Stack, RS, and Mark, DB. "Acute and long-term cost implications of coronary stenting." J Am Coll Cardiol 33, no. 6 (May 1999): 1610-1618.

PMID
10334432
Scholars@Duke

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