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

Fernandez, FG, Kosinski, AS, Tong, BC, Furnary, AP, Feng, L, Onaitis, M, Boffa, D, Wright, CD, Cowper, P, Jacobs, JP, Habib, RH, and Putnam, JB. "Lack of correlation between short- and long-term performance after lung cancer surgery." The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery (November 27, 2018).

PMID
30635179
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Mark, DB, Cowper, PA, Anstrom, KJ, Sheng, S, Daniels, MR, Knight, JD, Baloch, KN, Davidson-Ray, L, Fiuzat, M, Januzzi, JL, Whellan, DJ, Piña, IL, Ezekowitz, JA, Adams, KF, Cooper, LS, O'Connor, CM, and Felker, GM. "Economic and Quality-of-Life Outcomes of Natriuretic Peptide-Guided Therapy for Heart Failure." Journal of the American College of Cardiology 72, no. 21 (November 2018): 2551-2562.

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30466512
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Tong, BC, Kim, S, Kosinski, A, Onaitis, MW, Boffa, DJ, Habib, RH, Putnam, JB, Furnary, AP, Cowper, P, Wright, CD, Jacobs, JP, and Fernandez, FG. "Penetration, Completeness, and Representativeness of The Society of Thoracic Surgeons General Thoracic Surgery Database for Lobectomy." The Annals of Thoracic Surgery (September 22, 2018).

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30253162
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Boffa, DJ, Kosinski, AS, Furnary, AP, Kim, S, Onaitis, MW, Tong, BC, Cowper, PA, Hoag, JR, Jacobs, JP, Wright, CD, Putnam, JB, and Fernandez, FG. "Minimally Invasive Lung Cancer Surgery Performed by Thoracic Surgeons as Effective as Thoracotomy." Journal of Clinical Oncology : Official Journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology 36, no. 23 (August 2018): 2378-2385.

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29791289
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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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