Gary Michael Felker, MD

Professor of Medicine
Member in the Duke Clinical Research Institute
Campus mail 7th Fl 2400 Pratt St, Durham, NC 27705
Phone (919) 668-8919
Email address michael.felker@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Fellow in Cardiology, Medicine, Duke University, 1999 - 2002
  • Fellow in Cardiology, Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 1998 - 1999
  • Assistant Chief of Service, Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 1997 - 1998
  • Faculty, Medicine, Union Memorial Hospital, 1996 - 1997
  • Medical Resident, Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 1993 - 1996
  • M.D., Duke University, 1993

Publications

Filippatos, G, Farmakis, D, Metra, M, Cotter, G, Davison, BA, Felker, GM, Greenberg, BH, Hua, TA, Pang, PS, Ponikowski, P, Qian, M, Severin, TA, Voors, AA, and Teerlink, JR. "Erratum to: Serelaxin in acute heart failure patients with and without atrial fibrillation: a secondary analysis of the RELAX-AHF trial." Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society 106, no. 11 (November 2017): 938-.

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28752374
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Sharma, A, Stevens, SR, Lucas, J, Fiuzat, M, Adams, KF, Whellan, DJ, Donahue, MP, Kitzman, DW, Piña, IL, Zannad, F, Kraus, WE, O'Connor, CM, and Felker, GM. "Utility of Growth Differentiation Factor-15, A Marker of Oxidative Stress and Inflammation, in Chronic Heart Failure: Insights From the HF-ACTION Study." JACC. Heart failure 5, no. 10 (October 2017): 724-734.

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28958347
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Wang, T, O'Brien, EC, Rogers, JG, Jacoby, DL, Chen, ME, Testani, JM, Bowles, DE, Milano, CA, Felker, GM, Patel, CB, Bonde, PN, and Ahmad, T. "Plasma Levels of MicroRNA-155 Are Upregulated with Long-Term Left Ventricular Assist Device Support." ASAIO journal (American Society for Artificial Internal Organs : 1992) 63, no. 5 (September 2017): 536-541.

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28319523
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Butler, J, Anstrom, KJ, Felker, GM, Givertz, MM, Kalogeropoulos, AP, Konstam, MA, Mann, DL, Margulies, KB, McNulty, SE, Mentz, RJ, Redfield, MM, Tang, WHW, Whellan, DJ, Shah, M, Desvigne-Nickens, P, Hernandez, AF, Braunwald, E, and National Heart Lung and Blood Institute Heart Failure Clinical Research Network, . "Efficacy and Safety of Spironolactone in Acute Heart Failure: The ATHENA-HF Randomized Clinical Trial." JAMA cardiology 2, no. 9 (September 2017): 950-958.

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28700781
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Demissei, BG, Cotter, G, Prescott, MF, Felker, GM, Filippatos, G, Greenberg, BH, Pang, PS, Ponikowski, P, Severin, TM, Wang, Y, Qian, M, Teerlink, JR, Metra, M, Davison, BA, and Voors, AA. "A multimarker multi-time point-based risk stratification strategy in acute heart failure: results from the RELAX-AHF trial." European journal of heart failure 19, no. 8 (August 2017): 1001-1010.

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28133908
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Pang, PS, Butler, J, Collins, SP, Cotter, G, Davison, BA, Ezekowitz, JA, Filippatos, G, Levy, PD, Metra, M, Ponikowski, P, Teerlink, JR, Voors, AA, Bharucha, D, Goin, K, Soergel, DG, and Felker, GM. "Biased ligand of the angiotensin II type 1 receptor in patients with acute heart failure: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase IIB, dose ranging trial (BLAST-AHF)." European heart journal 38, no. 30 (August 2017): 2364-2373.

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28459958
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Wang, H, Anstrom, K, Ilkayeva, O, Muehlbauer, MJ, Bain, JR, McNulty, S, Newgard, CB, Kraus, WE, Hernandez, A, Felker, GM, Redfield, M, and Shah, SH. "Sildenafil Treatment in Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction: Targeted Metabolomic Profiling in the RELAX Trial." JAMA cardiology 2, no. 8 (August 2017): 896-901.

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28492915
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Gimpelewicz, C, Metra, M, Cleland, JGF, Szecsödy, P, Chang Wun, C-C, Boer-Martins, L, Cotter, G, Davison, BA, Felker, GM, Filippatos, G, Greenberg, BH, Pang, P, Ponikowski, P, Severin, T, Voors, AA, and Teerlink, JR. "Effects of serelaxin on the outcome of patients with or without substantial peripheral edema: A subgroup analysis from the RELAX-AHF trial." American heart journal 190 (August 2017): 113-122.

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28760204
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Felker, GM, Anstrom, KJ, Adams, KF, Ezekowitz, JA, Fiuzat, M, Houston-Miller, N, Januzzi, JL, Mark, DB, Piña, IL, Passmore, G, Whellan, DJ, Yang, H, Cooper, LS, Leifer, ES, Desvigne-Nickens, P, and O'Connor, CM. "Effect of Natriuretic Peptide-Guided Therapy on Hospitalization or Cardiovascular Mortality in High-Risk Patients With Heart Failure and Reduced Ejection Fraction: A Randomized Clinical Trial." JAMA 318, no. 8 (August 2017): 713-720.

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28829876
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Ambrosy, AP, Bhatt, AS, Gallup, D, Anstrom, KJ, Butler, J, DeVore, AD, Felker, GM, Fudim, M, Greene, SJ, Hernandez, AF, Kelly, JP, Samsky, MD, and Mentz, RJ. "Trajectory of Congestion Metrics by Ejection Fraction in Patients With Acute Heart Failure (from the Heart Failure Network)." The American journal of cardiology 120, no. 1 (July 2017): 98-105.

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28479167
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