Education and Training
- Fellow in Cardiology, Medicine, Duke University, 1999 - 2003
- Medical Resident, Medicine, Vanderbilt University, 1996 - 1999
- M.D., Duke University, 1996
Sivak, JA, Vora, AN, Navar, AM, Schulte, PJ, Crowley, AL, Kisslo, J, Corey, GR, Liao, L, Wang, A, Velazquez, EJ, and Samad, Z. "An Approach to Improve the Negative Predictive Value and Clinical Utility of Transthoracic Echocardiography in Suspected Native Valve Infective Endocarditis." Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography : official publication of the American Society of Echocardiography 29, no. 4 (April 2016): 315-322.
Main, ML, Fan, D, Reddy, VY, Holmes, DR, Gordon, NT, Coggins, TR, House, JA, Liao, L, Rabineau, D, Latus, GG, Huber, KC, Sievert, H, Wright, RF, Doshi, SK, and Douglas, PS. "Assessment of Device-Related Thrombus and Associated Clinical Outcomes With the WATCHMAN Left Atrial Appendage Closure Device for Embolic Protection in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation (from the PROTECT-AF Trial)." The American journal of cardiology 117, no. 7 (April 2016): 1127-1134.
Blumenthal, JA, Sherwood, A, Smith, PJ, Mabe, S, Watkins, L, Lin, P-H, Craighead, LW, Babyak, M, Tyson, C, Young, K, Ashworth, M, Kraus, W, Liao, L, and Hinderliter, A. "Lifestyle modification for resistant hypertension: The TRIUMPH randomized clinical trial." American heart journal 170, no. 5 (November 2015): 986-994.e5.
Daubert, MA, Massaro, J, Liao, L, Pershad, A, Mulukutla, S, Magnus Ohman, E, Popma, J, O'Neill, WW, and Douglas, PS. "High-risk percutaneous coronary intervention is associated with reverse left ventricular remodeling and improved outcomes in patients with coronary artery disease and reduced ejection fraction." American heart journal 170, no. 3 (September 2015): 550-558.
Liao, L, Kong, DF, Samad, Z, Pappas, PA, Jollis, JG, Lin, SS, Wang, A, Fowler, VG, Chu, VH, Sexton, DJ, Corey, GR, and Cabell, CH. "Echocardiographic risk stratification for early surgery with endocarditis: a cost-effectiveness analysis." Heart 94, no. 5 (May 2008): e18-.
Rao, SV, Kaul, PR, Liao, L, Armstrong, PW, Ohman, EM, Granger, CB, Califf, RM, Harrington, RA, Eisenstein, EL, and Mark, DB. "Association between bleeding, blood transfusion, and costs among patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes." Am Heart J 155, no. 2 (February 2008): 369-374.
Curtis, LH, Hammill, BG, Bethel, MA, Anstrom, KJ, Liao, L, Gottdiener, JS, and Schulman, KA. "Pancreatic beta-cell function as a predictor of cardiovascular outcomes and costs: findings from the Cardiovascular Health Study." Curr Med Res Opin 24, no. 1 (January 2008): 41-50.
Liao, L, Allen, LA, and Whellan, DJ. "Economic burden of heart failure in the elderly." Pharmacoeconomics 26, no. 6 (2008): 447-462. (Review)
Liao, L, Anstrom, KJ, Gottdiener, JS, Pappas, PA, Whellan, DJ, Kitzman, DW, Aurigemma, GP, Mark, DB, Schulman, KA, and Jollis, JG. "Long-term costs and resource use in elderly participants with congestive heart failure in the Cardiovascular Health Study." Am Heart J 153, no. 2 (February 2007): 245-252.
Whellan, DJ, Reed, SD, Liao, L, Gould, SD, O'connor, CM, and Schulman, KA. "Financial implications of a model heart failure disease management program for providers, hospital, healthcare systems, and payer perspectives." Am J Cardiol 99, no. 2 (January 15, 2007): 256-260.