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, Nancy M Allen, Sana M. Al-Khatib, Jonathan P. Piccini, Brett D. Atwater, Emily Honeycutt, Kevin Thomas, Bimal R. Shah, Louise O. Zimmer, Gillian Sanders, and Eric D. Peterson. “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): 146–51. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.110.958603.

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21304098
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Kong, Melissa H., Gregg C. Fonarow, Eric D. Peterson, Anne B. Curtis, Adrian F. Hernandez, Gillian D. Sanders, Kevin L. Thomas, David L. Hayes, and Sana M. Al-Khatib. “Systematic review of the incidence of sudden cardiac death in the United States.” J Am Coll Cardiol 57, no. 7 (February 15, 2011): 794–801. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2010.09.064.

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21310315
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Mathews, Robin, Anita Y. Chen, Chee T. Chin, Tracy Y. Wang, Kevin L. Thomas, Matthew T. Roe, and Eric D. Peterson. “Short- and Long-term Outcomes Among Black vs. White Patients with Non-ST-segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction.” Circulation 122, no. 21 (November 23, 2010).

Scholars@Duke

Kong, Melissa H., Eric D. Peterson, Gregg C. Fonarow, Gillian D. Sanders, Clyde W. Yancy, Andrea M. Russo, Anne B. Curtis, et al. “Addressing disparities in sudden cardiac arrest care and the underutilization of effective therapies.” Am Heart J 160, no. 4 (October 2010): 605–18. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2010.07.011.

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20934553
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Thomas, Kevin L., Emily Honeycutt, Linda K. Shaw, and Eric D. Peterson. “Racial differences in long-term survival among patients with coronary artery disease.” Am Heart J 160, no. 4 (October 2010): 744–51. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2010.06.014.

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20934570
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Al-Khatib, Sana M., Gillian D. Sanders, Mark Carlson, Aida Cicic, Anne Curtis, Gregg C. Fonarow, Peter W. Groeneveld, et al. “Preventing tomorrow's sudden cardiac death today: dissemination of effective therapies for sudden cardiac death prevention.” Am Heart J 156, no. 4 (October 2008): 613–22. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2008.05.027.

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18926144
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Piccini, Jonathan P., Adrian F. Hernandez, David Dai, Kevin L. Thomas, William R. Lewis, Clyde W. Yancy, Eric D. Peterson, Gregg C. Fonarow, and Gregg C. Get With the Guidelines Steering Committee and Hospitals. “Use of cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients hospitalized with heart failure.” Circulation 118, no. 9 (August 26, 2008): 926–33. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.108.773838.

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18697821
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Piccini, Jonathan P., Adrian F. Hernandez, David Dai, Kevin L. Thomas, William R. Lewis, Clyde W. Yancy, Eric D. Peterson, and Gregg C. Fonarow. “Utilization of cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients hospitalized with heart failure.” In Circulation, 117:E452–E452. LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, 2008.

Scholars@Duke

Prisant, L Michael, Kevin L. Thomas, Eldrin F. Lewis, Zhen Huang, Gary S. Francis, W Douglas Weaver, Marc A. Pfeffer, John J. V. McMurray, Robert M. Califf, and Eric J. Velazquez. “Racial analysis of patients with myocardial infarction complicated by heart failure and/or left ventricular dysfunction treated with valsartan, captopril, or both.” J Am Coll Cardiol 51, no. 19 (May 13, 2008): 1865–71. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2007.12.050.

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18466801
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