Oluwatoyosi Adefunke Onwuemene, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Campus mail Box 3422 Med Ctr, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 684-5350
Email address toyosi.onwuemene@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Fellowship, Hematology/Oncology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 2010 - 2013
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, 2007 - 2010
  • M.S., Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 2013
  • M.D., Duke University School of Medicine, 2007

Publications

Hodulik, Kimberly L., Adam G. Root, Leila S. Ledbetter, and Oluwatoyosi A. Onwuemene. “Effects of therapeutic plasma exchange on anticoagulants in patients receiving therapeutic anticoagulation: a systematic review.” Transfusion 59, no. 5 (May 2019): 1870–79. https://doi.org/10.1111/trf.15191.

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30762882
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Cates, Nancy C., Darlene J. Oakley, and Oluwatoyosi A. Onwuemene. “Therapeutic white blood cell and platelet depletions using the spectra OPTIA system continuous mononuclear cell protocol.” J Clin Apher 33, no. 5 (October 2018): 580–85. https://doi.org/10.1002/jca.21644.

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30325054
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Onwuemene, Oluwatoyosi A., Steven C. Grambow, Chetan B. Patel, Robert J. Mentz, Carmelo A. Milano, Joseph G. Rogers, Ara D. Metjian, Gowthami M. Arepally, and Thomas L. Ortel. “Indications for and outcomes of therapeutic plasma exchange after cardiac transplantation: A single center retrospective study.” J Clin Apher 33, no. 4 (August 2018): 469–79. https://doi.org/10.1002/jca.21622.

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29524240
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Bittar, Peter G., Myles S. Nickolich, and Oluwatoyosi A. Onwuemene. “ASFA Category IV becomes Category I: Idiopathic thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura in a patient with presumed gemcitabine-induced thrombotic microangiopathy.” J Clin Apher 33, no. 3 (June 2018): 423–26. https://doi.org/10.1002/jca.21590.

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28940604
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Abbes, Sarah, Ara Metjian, Alice Gray, Tereza Martinu, Laurie Snyder, Dong-Feng Chen, Matthew Ellis, Gowthami M. Arepally, and Oluwatoyosi Onwuemene. “Human Leukocyte Antigen Sensitization in Solid Organ Transplantation: A Primer on Terminology, Testing, and Clinical Significance for the Apheresis Practitioner.” Ther Apher Dial 21, no. 5 (October 2017): 441–50. https://doi.org/10.1111/1744-9987.12570.

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28880430
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Onwuemene, Oluwatoyosi A., Deneen M. Heath, Carol Hartman, and Edward C. C. Wong. “Role of C1q complement fixing antibody assay in therapeutic plasma exchange management of pediatric cardiac antibody mediated rejection.” Journal of Clinical Apheresis 32, no. 4 (August 2017): 279–81. https://doi.org/10.1002/jca.21488.

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27475847
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Vacha, Mary, Godefroy Chery, Amanda Hulbert, Jennifer Byrns, Clark Benedetti, Catherine Ashley Finlen Copeland, Alice Gray, Oluwatoyosi Onwuemene, Scott M. Palmer, and Laurie D. Snyder. “Antibody depletion strategy for the treatment of suspected antibody-mediated rejection in lung transplant recipients: Does it work?” Clin Transplant 31, no. 3 (March 2017). https://doi.org/10.1111/ctr.12886.

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27988971
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Metjian, Ara, Yvette C. Tanhehco, Nicole Aqui, Vijay G. Bhoj, Lita Jamensky, Marisa B. Marques, Oluwatoyosi Onwuemene, Huy P. Pham, and Gowthami M. Arepally. “The thrombotic microangiopathy Registry of North America: A United States multi-institutional TMA network.” J Clin Apher 31, no. 5 (October 2016): 448–53. https://doi.org/10.1002/jca.21437.

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26575088
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Baumann Kreuziger, Lisa, Oluwatoyosi Onwuemene, Emma Kolesar, Mark Crowther, and Wendy Lim. “Systematic review of anticoagulant treatment of catheter-related thrombosis.” Thromb Res 136, no. 6 (December 2015): 1103–9. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.thromres.2015.08.020.

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26342400
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