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
In Their Words

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

Granger, CB, and Thomas, KL. "Stroke Prediction in Atrial Fibrillation: Is it Black and White?." Journal of the American College of Cardiology 68, no. 5 (August 2016): 471-472.

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27470454
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Golwala, H, Jackson, LR, Simon, DN, Piccini, JP, Gersh, B, Go, AS, Hylek, EM, Kowey, PR, Mahaffey, KW, Thomas, L, Fonarow, GC, Peterson, ED, Thomas, KL, and Outcomes Registry for Better Informed Treatment for Atrial Fibrillation (ORBIT-AF) Registry, . "Racial/ethnic differences in atrial fibrillation symptoms, treatment patterns, and outcomes: Insights from Outcomes Registry for Better Informed Treatment for Atrial Fibrillation Registry." American Heart Journal 174 (April 2016): 29-36.

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26995367
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Cannon, CP, Blazing, MA, Giugliano, RP, McCagg, A, White, JA, Theroux, P, Darius, H, Lewis, BS, Ophuis, TO, Jukema, JW, De Ferrari, GM, Ruzyllo, W, De Lucca, P, Im, K, Bohula, EA, Reist, C, Wiviott, SD, Tershakovec, AM, Musliner, TA, Braunwald, E, Califf, RM, and IMPROVE-IT Investigators, . "Ezetimibe Added to Statin Therapy after Acute Coronary Syndromes." The New England Journal of Medicine 372, no. 25 (June 3, 2015): 2387-2397.

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26039521
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Holmqvist, F, Thomas, KL, Broderick, S, Ersbøll, M, Singh, D, Chiswell, K, Shaw, LK, Hegland, DD, Velazquez, EJ, and Daubert, JP. "Clinical outcome as a function of the PR-interval-there is virtue in moderation: data from the Duke Databank for cardiovascular disease." Europace : European Pacing, Arrhythmias, and Cardiac Electrophysiology : Journal of the Working Groups on Cardiac Pacing, Arrhythmias, and Cardiac Cellular Electrophysiology of the European Society of Cardiology 17, no. 6 (June 2015): 978-985.

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25164430
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Mentz, RJ, Greiner, MA, DeVore, AD, Dunlay, SM, Choudhary, G, Ahmad, T, Khazanie, P, Randolph, TC, Griswold, ME, Eapen, ZJ, O'Brien, EC, Thomas, KL, Curtis, LH, and Hernandez, AF. "Ventricular conduction and long-term heart failure outcomes and mortality in African Americans: insights from the Jackson Heart Study." Circulation. Heart Failure 8, no. 2 (March 2015): 243-251.

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25550439
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Jackson, LR, Peterson, ED, Okeagu, E, and Thomas, K. "Review of race/ethnicity in non vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants clinical trials." Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis 39, no. 2 (February 2015): 222-227. (Review)

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25362508
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Gracieux, J, Sanders, GD, Pokorney, SD, Lopes, RD, Thomas, K, and Al-Khatib, SM. "Incidence and predictors of appropriate therapies delivered by the implantable cardioverter defibrillator in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy: a systematic review." International journal of cardiology 177, no. 3 (December 2014): 990-994. (Review)

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25449512
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Mentz, RJ, Greiner, MA, DeVore, AD, Dunlay, SM, Choudhary, G, Khazanie, P, Ahmad, T, Randolph, T, Eapen, ZJ, O'Brien, EC, Thomas, KL, Curtis, LH, and Hernandez, AF. "Ventricular Conduction and Long-term Outcomes in African Americans: Insights from the Jackson Heart Study." November 25, 2014.

Scholars@Duke

Thomas, KL, Shah, BR, Elliot-Bynum, S, Thomas, KD, Damon, K, Allen LaPointe, NM, Calhoun, S, Thomas, L, Breathett, K, Mathews, R, Anderson, M, Califf, RM, and Peterson, ED. "Check it, change it: a community-based, multifaceted intervention to improve blood pressure control." Circulation. Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes 7, no. 6 (November 2014): 828-834.

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25351480
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Steinberg, BA, Broderick, SH, Lopes, RD, Shaw, LK, Thomas, KL, DeWald, TA, Daubert, JP, Peterson, ED, Granger, CB, and Piccini, JP. "Use of antiarrhythmic drug therapy and clinical outcomes in older patients with concomitant atrial fibrillation and coronary artery disease." Europace : European Pacing, Arrhythmias, and Cardiac Electrophysiology : Journal of the Working Groups on Cardiac Pacing, Arrhythmias, and Cardiac Cellular Electrophysiology of the European Society of Cardiology 16, no. 9 (September 2014): 1284-1290.

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24755440
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