Joseph G. Rogers, MD

Professor of Medicine
Interim Chair, Department of Medicine
Member in the Duke Clinical Research Institute
Campus mail 2301 Erwin Road, Room 1102, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 681-2452
Email address joseph.rogers@duke.edu

My research interests are focused on clinical aspects of advanced heart failure. Specifically, I have investigative interests in pharmacologic and electrical treatments of systolic heart failure, the use of mechanical circulatory support devices, cardiac transplantation, and palliative care.

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Education and Training

  • Fellow in Cardiology, Medicine, Washington University, 1991 - 1995
  • Medical Resident, Medicine, University of Nebraska Omaha, 1988 - 1991
  • M.D., University of Nebraska Omaha, 1988

Publications

Cooper, LB, Patel, CB, Schulte, PJ, Kelly, JP, Samsky, MD, Felker, GM, Milano, CA, and Rogers, JG. "Clinical Characteristics and Long Term Outcomes in Septuagenarians Undergoing Cardiac Transplantation." August 2014.

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Krishnamoorthy, A, Vakamudi, S, Watson, MH, Byrns, JS, Rajagopal, S, Felker, GM, Rogers, JG, and Patel, CB. "Hemodynamic Response to Continuous Outpatient Milrinone Infusion in Advanced Heart Failure Patients with Mixed Pulmonary Hypertension." August 2014.

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Ascheim, DD, Gelijns, AC, Goldstein, D, Moye, LA, Smedira, N, Lee, S, Klodell, CT, Szady, A, Parides, MK, Jeffries, NO, Skerrett, D, Taylor, DA, Rame, JE, Milano, C, Rogers, JG, Lynch, J, Dewey, T, Eichhorn, E, Sun, B, Feldman, D, Simari, R, O'Gara, PT, Taddei-Peters, WC, Miller, MA, Naka, Y, Bagiella, E, Rose, EA, and Woo, YJ. "Mesenchymal precursor cells as adjunctive therapy in recipients of contemporary left ventricular assist devices." Circulation 129, no. 22 (June 2014): 2287-2296.

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Schechter, MA, Patel, CB, Rogers, JG, and Milano, CA. "Temporary extracorporeal left ventricular assist device support for implantable left ventricular assist device replacement cases." The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery 147, no. 4 (April 2014): e46-e48.

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Khazanie, P, Hammill, BG, Patel, CB, Eapen, ZJ, Peterson, ED, Rogers, JG, Milano, CA, Curtis, LH, and Hernandez, AF. "Trends in the use and outcomes of ventricular assist devices among medicare beneficiaries, 2006 through 2011." Journal of the American College of Cardiology 63, no. 14 (April 2014): 1395-1404.

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Kiefer, TL, Vavalle, JP, Devore, A, Patel, CB, Rogers, J, Milano, C, Gehrig, TR, and Harrison, JK. "Ascending aorta to main pulmonary artery fistula following orthotopic heart transplantation: successful percutaneous closure employing an Amplatzer Duct Occluder." JACC. Cardiovascular interventions 7, no. 3 (March 2014): e25-e27.

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Schlendorf, K, Patel, CB, Gehrig, T, Kiefer, TL, Felker, GM, Hernandez, AF, Blue, LJ, Milano, CA, and Rogers, JG. "Thrombolytic therapy for thrombosis of continuous flow ventricular assist devices." J Card Fail 20, no. 2 (February 2014): 91-97.

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Starling, RC, Moazami, N, Silvestry, SC, Ewald, G, Rogers, JG, Milano, CA, Rame, JE, Acker, MA, Blackstone, EH, Ehrlinger, J, Thuita, L, Mountis, MM, Soltesz, EG, Lytle, BW, and Smedira, NG. "Unexpected abrupt increase in left ventricular assist device thrombosis." N Engl J Med 370, no. 1 (January 2, 2014): 33-40.

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Schechter, MA, Daneshmand, MA, Patel, CB, Blue, LJ, Rogers, JG, and Milano, CA. "Outcomes after implantable left ventricular assist device replacement procedures." ASAIO Journal 60, no. 1 (January 1, 2014): 44-48.

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Mentz, RJ, Tulsky, JA, Granger, BB, Anstrom, KJ, Adams, PA, Dodson, GC, Fiuzat, M, Johnson, KS, Patel, CB, Steinhauser, KE, Taylor, DH, O'Connor, CM, and Rogers, JG. "The palliative care in heart failure trial: Rationale and design." American Heart Journal 168, no. 5 (January 1, 2014): 645-651.e1.

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