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

Brennan, JM, Thomas, L, Cohen, DJ, Shahian, D, Wang, A, Mack, MJ, Holmes, DR, Edwards, FH, Frankel, NZ, Baron, SJ, Carroll, J, Thourani, V, Tuzcu, EM, Arnold, SV, Cohn, R, Maser, T, Schawe, B, Strong, S, Stickfort, A, Patrick-Lake, E, Graham, FL, Dai, D, Li, F, Matsouaka, RA, O'Brien, S, Li, F, Pencina, MJ, and Peterson, ED. "Transcatheter Versus Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement: Propensity-Matched Comparison." Journal of the American College of Cardiology 70, no. 4 (July 2017): 439-450.

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28728688
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Khazanie, P, Krumholz, HM, Kiefe, CI, Kressin, NR, Wells, B, Wang, TY, and Peterson, ED. "Priorities for Cardiovascular Outcomes Research: A Report of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute's Centers for Cardiovascular Outcomes Research Working Group." Circulation. Cardiovascular quality and outcomes 10, no. 7 (July 2017). (Review)

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28710296
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Melloni, C, Shrader, P, Carver, J, Piccini, JP, Thomas, L, Fonarow, GC, Ansell, J, Gersh, B, Go, AS, Hylek, E, Herling, IM, Mahaffey, KW, Yu, AF, Peterson, ED, Kowey, PR, and ORBIT-AF Steering Committee, . "Management and outcomes of patients with atrial fibrillation and a history of cancer: the ORBIT-AF registry." European heart journal. Quality of care & clinical outcomes 3, no. 3 (July 2017): 192-197.

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28838088
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Randolph, TC, Hellkamp, AS, Zeitler, EP, Fonarow, GC, Hernandez, AF, Thomas, KL, Peterson, ED, Yancy, CW, and Al-Khatib, SM. "Utilization of cardiac resynchronization therapy in eligible patients hospitalized for heart failure and its association with patient outcomes." July 2017.

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28625381
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Manning, MW, Cooter, M, Mathew, J, Alexander, J, Peterson, E, Ferguson, TB, Lopes, R, and Podgoreanu, M. "Angiotensin Receptor Blockade Improves Cardiac Surgical Outcomes in Patients With Metabolic Syndrome." The Annals of thoracic surgery 104, no. 1 (July 2017): 98-105.

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28131423
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Dupre, ME, Nelson, A, Lynch, SM, Granger, BB, Xu, H, Willis, JM, Curtis, LH, and Peterson, ED. "Identifying Nonclinical Factors Associated With 30-Day Readmission in Patients with Cardiovascular Disease: Protocol for an Observational Study." JMIR research protocols 6, no. 6 (June 15, 2017): e118-.

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28619703
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Coleman, C, Yuan, Z, Schein, J, Crivera, C, Ashton, V, Laliberté, F, Lefebvre, P, and Peterson, ED. "Importance of balancing follow-up time and impact of oral-anticoagulant users' selection when evaluating medication adherence in atrial fibrillation patients treated with rivaroxaban and apixaban." Current medical research and opinion 33, no. 6 (June 2017): 1033-1043.

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28366075
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Cherian, TS, Shrader, P, Fonarow, GC, Allen, LA, Piccini, JP, Peterson, ED, Thomas, L, Kowey, PR, Gersh, BJ, and Mahaffey, KW. "Effect of Atrial Fibrillation on Mortality, Stroke Risk, and Quality-of-Life Scores in Patients With Heart Failure (from the Outcomes Registry for Better Informed Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation [ORBIT-AF])." The American journal of cardiology 119, no. 11 (June 2017): 1763-1769.

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28416199
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Turley, RS, Mi, X, Qualls, LG, Vemulapalli, S, Peterson, ED, Patel, MR, Curtis, LH, and Jones, WS. "The Effect of Clinical Care Location on Clinical Outcomes After Peripheral Vascular Intervention in Medicare Beneficiaries." JACC. Cardiovascular interventions 10, no. 11 (June 2017): 1161-1171.

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28595885
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Pokorney, SD, Peterson, ED, and Piccini, JP. "When Less Is Not More." Journal of the American College of Cardiology 69, no. 23 (June 2017): 2791-2793.

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28595693
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