Kevin Lindsey Thomas, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Member in the Duke Clinical Research Institute
Campus mail Dept of Medicine, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 668-2688
Email address kevin.thomas@duke.edu
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Education and Training

  • Fellow in Cardiology, Medicine, Duke University, 2004 - 2007
  • Chief Resident in Medicine (DUMC), Medicine, Duke University, 2003 - 2004
  • Fellow in Cardiology, Medicine, Duke University, 2002 - 2003
  • Resident in Medicine, Medicine, Duke University, 1999 - 2002
  • M.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1999

Publications

Ugowe, Francis E., Larry R. Jackson, and Kevin L. Thomas. “Atrial Fibrillation and Diabetes Mellitus: Can We Modify Stroke Risk Through Glycemic Control?” Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 12, no. 5 (May 2019): e007351. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCEP.119.007351.

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30995870
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Egwim, Chidiebube C., Alvin J. Rucker, Deng C. Madut, Goderfroy S. Chery, Lonnie T. Sullivan, Larry R. Jackson, Wayne B. Batchelor, and Kevin L. Thomas. “Research Participation of a Professional Organization in Clinical Trials: The Association of Black cardiologists Clinical Trial Investigator Identification Project.” J Natl Med Assoc 111, no. 2 (April 2019): 122–33. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jnma.2018.07.004.

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30100090
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Pokorney, Sean D., Diane Bloom, Christopher B. Granger, Kevin L. Thomas, Sana M. Al-Khatib, Mayme L. Roettig, John Anderson, Mitchell T. Heflin, and Bradi B. Granger. “Exploring patient-provider decision-making for use of anticoagulation for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation: Results of the INFORM-AF study.” Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 18, no. 4 (April 2019): 280–88. https://doi.org/10.1177/1474515118812252.

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30418049
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Starks, Monique Anderson, Gillian D. Sanders, Remy Rene Coeytaux, Isaretta L. Riley, Larry R. Jackson, Amanda McBroom Brooks, Kevin L. Thomas, Kingshuk Roy Choudhury, Robert M. Califf, and Adrian F. Hernandez. “Assessing heterogeneity of treatment effect analyses in health-related cluster randomized trials: A systematic review.” Plos One 14, no. 8 (2019): e0219894. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0219894.

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31404063
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Jackson, Larry R., Kevin L. Thomas, Bronislava Polonsky, Wojciech Zareba, Marc Lahiri, Samir Saba, Scott McNitt, et al. “Effectiveness of high rate and delayed detection ICD programming by race: A MADIT-RIT substudy.” J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 29, no. 10 (October 2018): 1418–24. https://doi.org/10.1111/jce.13693.

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29978932
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Ugowe, Francis E., Larry R. Jackson, and Kevin L. Thomas. “Racial and ethnic differences in the prevalence, management, and outcomes in patients with atrial fibrillation: A systematic review.” Heart Rhythm 15, no. 9 (September 2018): 1337–45. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2018.05.019.

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29803022
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Gaeta, Stephen, Jacob N. Schroder, Mani A. Daneshmand, Kevin L. Thomas, Donald D. Hegland, Jonathan P. Piccini, James P. Daubert, Jason I. Koontz, and Albert Y. Sun. “Catheter Ablation of Mid-Myocardial Ventricular Tachycardia by Simultaneous Unipolar Radiofrequency Ablation With Half-Normal Saline Irrigation.” Jacc Clin Electrophysiol 4, no. 9 (September 2018): 1263–64. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacep.2018.05.004.

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30236404
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Johnson, Kimberly S., Kevin L. Thomas, Sandro O. Pinheiro, and Laura P. Svetkey. “Design and Evaluation of an Interdisciplinary Health Disparities Research Curriculum.” J Natl Med Assoc 110, no. 4 (August 2018): 305–13. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jnma.2017.06.005.

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Kelly, Jacob P., Melissa Greiner, Elsayed Z. Soliman, Tiffany C. Randolph, Kevin L. Thomas, Shannon M. Dunlay, Lesley H. Curtis, Emily C. O’Brien, and Robert J. Mentz. “Relation of Early Repolarization (J Point Elevation) to Mortality in Blacks (from the Jackson Heart Study).” Am J Cardiol 122, no. 2 (July 15, 2018): 340–46. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2018.04.004.

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29866580
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Black-Maier, Eric, Xinru Ren, Benjamin A. Steinberg, Cynthia L. Green, Adam S. Barnett, Normita Sta Rosa, Sana M. Al-Khatib, et al. “Catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation in patients with heart failure and preserved ejection fraction.” Heart Rhythm 15, no. 5 (May 2018): 651–57. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2017.12.001.

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