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

Piccini, JP, Al-Khatib, SM, Wojdyla, DM, Shaw, LK, Horton, JR, Lokhnygina, Y, Anstrom, KJ, DeWald, T, Allen-LaPointe, N, Steinberg, BA, Thomas, K, Daubert, JP, and Peterson, ED. "Comparison of safety of sotalol versus amiodarone in patients with atrial fibrillation and coronary artery disease." The American journal of cardiology 114, no. 5 (September 2014): 716-722.

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Mathews, R, Chen, AY, Thomas, L, Wang, TY, Chin, CT, Thomas, KL, Roe, MT, and Peterson, ED. "Differences in short-term versus long-term outcomes of older black versus white patients with myocardial infarction: findings from the Can Rapid Risk Stratification of Unstable Angina Patients Suppress Adverse Outcomes with Early Implementation of American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Guidelines (CRUSADE)." Circulation 130, no. 8 (August 2014): 659-667.

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25002016
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Anderson, ML, Cox, M, Al-Khatib, SM, Nichol, G, Thomas, KL, Chan, PS, Saha-Chaudhuri, P, Fosbol, EL, Eigel, B, Clendenen, B, and Peterson, ED. "Rates of cardiopulmonary resuscitation training in the United States." Jama Internal Medicine 174, no. 2 (February 2014): 194-201.

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24247329
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Steinberg, BA, Zhao, Y, He, X, Hernandez, AF, Fullerton, DA, Thomas, KL, Mills, R, Klaskala, W, Peterson, ED, and Piccini, JP. "Management of postoperative atrial fibrillation and subsequent outcomes in contemporary patients undergoing cardiac surgery: Insights from the society of thoracic surgeons CAPS-Care atrial fibrillation registry." Clinical Cardiology 37, no. 1 (January 1, 2014): 7-13.

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Steinberg, BA, Zhao, Y, He, X, Hernandez, AF, Fullerton, DA, Thomas, KL, Mills, R, Klaskala, W, Peterson, ED, and Piccini, JP. "Management of postoperative atrial fibrillation and subsequent outcomes in contemporary patients undergoing cardiac surgery: insights from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons CAPS-Care Atrial Fibrillation Registry." Clin Cardiol 37, no. 1 (January 2014): 7-13.

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24353215
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Shah, BR, Thomas, KL, Elliot-Bynum, S, Thomas, K, Damon, K, Allen LaPointe, N, Calhoun, SA, Thomas, L, Mathews, R, Califf, RM, and Peterson, ED. "Check it, change it: a community-based intervention to improve blood pressure control." Circulation. Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes 6, no. 6 (November 12, 2013): 741-748.

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24221840
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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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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." Patient Preference and Adherence 7 (January 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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