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

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

Thomas, KL, Piccini, JP, Liang, L, Fonarow, GC, Yancy, CW, Peterson, ED, Hernandez, AF, and Get With the Guidelines Steering Committee and Hospitals, . "Racial differences in the prevalence and outcomes of atrial fibrillation among patients hospitalized with heart failure. (Published online)" J Am Heart Assoc 2, no. 5 (September 26, 2013): e000200-.

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24072530
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Hazelton, G, Al-Khatib, SM, Fonarow, GC, Thomas, KL, Hayes, D, Sanders, GD, Campbell, SM, Yancy, C, Peterson, ED, and Sears, S. "Assessment of the quality of existing patient educational tools focused on sudden cardiac arrest: a systematic evaluation by the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Thought Leadership Alliance. (Published online)" Patient Prefer Adherence 7 (2013): 361-368.

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23641150
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Al-Khatib, SM, Fonarow, GC, Hayes, DL, Curtis, AB, Jr, SFS, Sanders, GD, Hernandez, AF, Mirro, MJ, Thomas, KL, Eapen, ZJ, and al, E. "Performance measures to promote quality improvement in sudden cardiac arrest prevention and treatment." American Heart Journal (2013).

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23708156
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Thomas, KL, Zimmer, LO, Dai, D, Al-Khatib, SM, LaPointe, NMA, and Peterson, ED. "Educational Videos to Reduce Racial Disparities in ICD therapy Via Innovative Designs (VIVID): A randomized clinical trial." American Heart Journal (2013).

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23816035
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Thomas, KL, Zimmer, LO, Dai, D, Al-Khatib, SM, Lapointe, NMA, and Peterson, ED. "Educational videos to reduce racial disparities in ICD therapy via innovative designs (VIVID): A randomized clinical trial." American Heart Journal 166, no. 1 (2013): 157-163.e2.

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Al-Khatib, SM, Fonarow, GC, Hayes, DL, Curtis, AB, Sears, SF, Sanders, GD, Hernandez, AF, Mirro, MJ, Thomas, KL, Eapen, ZJ, Russo, AM, and Yancy, CW. "Performance measures to promote quality improvement in sudden cardiac arrest prevention and treatment." American Heart Journal 165, no. 6 (2013): 862-868.

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Williams, ES, Thomas, KL, Broderick, S, Shaw, LK, Velazquez, EJ, Al-Khatib, SM, and Daubert, JP. "Race and gender variation in the QT interval and its association with mortality in patients with coronary artery disease: results from the Duke Databank for Cardiovascular Disease (DDCD)." Am Heart J 164, no. 3 (September 2012): 434-441.

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22980312
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Al-Khatib, SM, Hellkamp, AS, Hernandez, AF, Fonarow, GC, Thomas, KL, Al-Khalidi, HR, Heidenreich, PA, Hammill, S, Yancy, C, Peterson, ED, and Get With the Guidelines Steering Committee and Hospitals, . "Trends in use of implantable cardioverter-defibrillator therapy among patients hospitalized for heart failure: have the previously observed sex and racial disparities changed over time?." Circulation 125, no. 9 (March 6, 2012): 1094-1101.

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22287589
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Jackson, LR, Daubert, JP, and Thomas, KL. "Expanding the benefits of implantable cardioverter-defibrillator therapy: "is less more"?." Prog Cardiovasc Dis 54, no. 4 (January 2012): 372-378. (Review)

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22226007
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Eapen, ZJ, Peterson, ED, Fonarow, GC, Sanders, GD, Yancy, CW, Sears, SF, Carlson, MD, Curtis, AB, Hall, LL, Hayes, DL, Hernandez, AF, Mirro, M, Prystowsky, E, Russo, AM, Thomas, KL, and Al-Khatib, SM. "Quality of care for sudden cardiac arrest: Proposed steps to improve the translation of evidence into practice." Am Heart J 162, no. 2 (August 2011): 222-231. (Review)

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21835281
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