Patricia Agnes Cowper, PhD

Associate Professor in Medicine
Member in the Duke Clinical Research Institute
Campus mail 2400 Pratt St, 7th Fl, Durham, NC 27705
Phone (919) 668-8703
Email address cowpe001@mc.duke.edu

Research Interests:
À Cost-Effectiveness of Alternative Treatments;
À Clinical and Economic Implications of Changing Care Patterns

Education and Training

  • Ph.D., University of California at Davis, 1984

Publications

Lehman, EP, Cowper, PA, Randolph, TC, Kosinski, AS, Lopes, RD, and Douglas, PS. "Usefulness and Cost-Effectiveness of Universal Echocardiographic Contrast to Detect Left Ventricular Thrombus in Patients with Heart Failure and Reduced Ejection Fraction." The American Journal of Cardiology 122, no. 1 (July 2018): 121-128.

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29753394
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Kochar, A, Chen, AY, Sharma, PP, Pagidipati, NJ, Fonarow, GC, Cowper, PA, Roe, MT, Peterson, ED, and Wang, TY. "Long-Term Mortality of Older Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction Treated in US Clinical Practice." Journal of the American Heart Association 7, no. 13 (June 30, 2018).

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29960995
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Fernandez, FG, Kosinski, AS, Furnary, AP, Onaitis, M, Kim, S, Habib, RH, Tong, BC, Cowper, P, Boffa, D, Jacobs, JP, Wright, CD, and Putnam, JB. "Differential effects of operative complications on survival after surgery for primary lung cancer." The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 155, no. 3 (March 2018): 1254-1264.e1.

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29221736
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Onaitis, MW, Furnary, AP, Kosinski, AS, Kim, S, Boffa, D, Tong, BC, Cowper, P, Jacobs, JP, Wright, CD, Putnam, JB, and Fernandez, FG. "Prediction of Long-Term Survival After Lung Cancer Surgery for Elderly Patients in The Society of Thoracic Surgeons General Thoracic Surgery Database." The Annals of Thoracic Surgery 105, no. 1 (January 2018): 309-316.

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29174391
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Boffa, D, Fernandez, FG, Kim, S, Kosinski, A, Onaitis, MW, Cowper, P, Jacobs, JP, Wright, CD, Putnam, JB, and Furnary, AP. "Surgically Managed Clinical Stage IIIA-Clinical N2 Lung Cancer in The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Database." The Annals of Thoracic Surgery 104, no. 2 (August 2017): 395-403.

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28527969
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Cowper, PA, Sheng, S, Lopes, RD, Anstrom, KJ, Stafford, JA, Davidson-Ray, L, Al-Khatib, SM, Ansell, J, Dorian, P, Husted, S, McMurray, JJV, Steg, PG, Alexander, JH, Wallentin, L, Granger, CB, and Mark, DB. "Economic Analysis of Apixaban Therapy for Patients With Atrial Fibrillation From a US Perspective: Results From the ARISTOTLE Randomized Clinical Trial." JAMA cardiology 2, no. 5 (May 2017): 525-534.

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28355434
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Cowper, PA, Peterson, MJ, Pieper, CF, Sloane, RJ, Hall, KS, McConnell, ES, Bosworth, HB, Ekelund, CC, Pearson, MP, and Morey, MC. "Economic Analysis of Primary Care-Based Physical Activity Counseling in Older Men: The VA-LIFE Trial." Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 65, no. 3 (March 2017): 533-539.

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28152170
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Kaul, P, Ohman, EM, Knight, JD, Anstrom, KJ, Roe, MT, Boden, WE, Hochman, JS, Gašparović, V, Armstrong, PW, McCollam, P, Fakhouri, W, Cowper, P, Davidson-Ray, L, Clapp-Channing, N, White, HD, Fox, KAA, Prabhakaran, D, Mark, DB, and TRILOGY ACS Investigators, . "Health-related quality of life outcomes with prasugrel among medically managed non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome patients: Insights from the Targeted Platelet Inhibition to Clarify the Optimal Strategy to Medically Manage Acute Coronary Syndromes (TRILOGY ACS) trial." American heart journal 178 (August 2016): 55-64.

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27502852
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Mark, DB, Federspiel, JJ, Cowper, PA, Anstrom, KJ, Hoffmann, U, Patel, MR, Davidson-Ray, L, Daniels, MR, Cooper, LS, Knight, JD, Lee, KL, Douglas, PS, and PROMISE Investigators, . "Economic Outcomes With Anatomical Versus Functional Diagnostic Testing for Coronary Artery Disease." Annals of Internal Medicine 165, no. 2 (July 2016): 94-102.

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27214597
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Fernandez, FG, Furnary, AP, Kosinski, AS, Onaitis, MW, Kim, S, Boffa, D, Cowper, P, Jacobs, JP, Wright, CD, and Putnam, JB. "Longitudinal Follow-up of Lung Cancer Resection From the Society of Thoracic Surgeons General Thoracic Surgery Database in Patients 65 Years and Older." The Annals of Thoracic Surgery 101, no. 6 (June 2016): 2067-2076.

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27157052
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