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

LaPointe, NMA, Al-Khatib, SM, Piccini, JP, Atwater, BD, Honeycutt, E, Thomas, K, Shah, BR, Zimmer, LO, Sanders, G, and Peterson, ED. "Extent of and reasons for nonuse of implantable cardioverter defibrillator devices in clinical practice among eligible patients with left ventricular systolic dysfunction." Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 4, no. 2 (March 2011): 146-151.

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Kong, MH, Fonarow, GC, Peterson, ED, Curtis, AB, Hernandez, AF, Sanders, GD, Thomas, KL, Hayes, DL, and Al-Khatib, SM. "Systematic review of the incidence of sudden cardiac death in the United States." Journal of the American College of Cardiology 57, no. 7 (February 2011): 794-801.

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Thomas, KL, Honeycutt, E, Shaw, LK, and Peterson, ED. "Racial differences in long-term survival among patients with coronary artery disease." Am Heart J 160, no. 4 (October 2010): 744-751.

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Kong, MH, Peterson, ED, Fonarow, GC, Sanders, GD, Yancy, CW, Russo, AM, Curtis, AB, Sears, SF, Thomas, KL, Campbell, S, Carlson, MD, Chiames, C, Cook, NL, Hayes, DL, LaRue, M, Hernandez, AF, Lyons, EL, and Al-Khatib, SM. "Addressing disparities in sudden cardiac arrest care and the underutilization of effective therapies." American Heart Journal 160, no. 4 (October 2010): 605-618. (Review)

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Al-Khatib, SM, Sanders, GD, Carlson, M, Cicic, A, Curtis, A, Fonarow, GC, Groeneveld, PW, Hayes, D, Heidenreich, P, Mark, D, Peterson, E, Prystowsky, EN, Sager, P, Salive, ME, Thomas, K, Yancy, CW, Zareba, W, and Zipes, D. "Preventing tomorrow's sudden cardiac death today: dissemination of effective therapies for sudden cardiac death prevention." Am Heart J 156, no. 4 (October 2008): 613-622.

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18926144
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Piccini, JP, Hernandez, AF, Dai, D, Thomas, KL, Lewis, WR, Yancy, CW, Peterson, ED, Fonarow, GC, and Get With the Guidelines Steering Committee and Hospitals, . "Use of cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients hospitalized with heart failure." Circulation 118, no. 9 (August 12, 2008): 926-933.

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18697821
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Prisant, LM, Thomas, KL, Lewis, EF, Huang, Z, Francis, GS, Weaver, WD, Pfeffer, MA, McMurray, JJV, Califf, RM, and Velazquez, EJ. "Racial analysis of patients with myocardial infarction complicated by heart failure and/or left ventricular dysfunction treated with valsartan, captopril, or both." Journal of the American College of Cardiology 51, no. 19 (May 2008): 1865-1871.

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18466801
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Thomas, KL, Al-Khatib, SM, Lokhnygina, Y, Solomon, SD, Kober, L, McMurray, JJV, Califf, RM, and Velazquez, EJ. "Amiodarone use after acute myocardial infarction complicated by heart failure and/or left ventricular dysfunction may be associated with excess mortality." American Heart Journal 155, no. 1 (January 2008): 87-93.

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Thomas, K, and Grant, AO. "Ethnicity and arrhythmia susceptibility." Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology 19, no. 4 (2008): 427-429.

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Thomas, KL. "Discrimination: A new cardiovascular risk factor?." American Heart Journal 156, no. 6 (2008): 1023-1025.

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19032995
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