Raquel Rae Bartz, MD

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
Assistant Professor in Medicine
Campus mail DUMC Box 3094, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 681-9660
Email address raquel.bartz@dm.duke.edu

My current clinical and teaching interests include caring and educating about critically ill patients with severe organ dysfunction who require ICU level care. 

Education and Training

  • M.D., University of Washington, 1998

Publications

Bartz, Raquel R., Ping Fu, Hagir B. Suliman, Stephen D. Crowley, Nancy Chou MacGarvey, Karen Welty-Wolf, and Claude A. Piantadosi. “Staphylococcus aureus sepsis induces early renal mitochondrial DNA repair and mitochondrial biogenesis in mice.” Plos One 9, no. 7 (2014): e100912. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0100912.

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24988481
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Bartz, R. R., B. Kraft, C. A. Piantadosi, P. Fu, H. Suliman, A. Zaas, G. Ginsberg, M. Betancourt, and K. Welty-Wolf. “Elevated Lung Anti-Oxidant/cytoprotective Enzymes In The Resolution Phase Of Streptococcal Pneumonia In Non-Human Primates.” In American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Vol. 187. AMER THORACIC SOC, 2013.

Scholars@Duke

Kraft, B., C. A. Piantadosi, H. B. Suliman, G. S. Ginsburg, R. R. Bartz, A. Zaas, M. Betancourt, and K. E. Welty-Wolf. “Pneumococcal Pneumonia And Sepsis In Baboons Mirrors The Human Disease.” In American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Vol. 187. AMER THORACIC SOC, 2013.

Scholars@Duke

Pastva, A. M., A. Poole, K. LoGreco, and R. R. Bartz. “Feasibility Of A Physical Therapy-Based Exercise Protocol For Patients On Prolonged Bedrest With An Implanted Extremity Device.” In American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Vol. 187. AMER THORACIC SOC, 2013.

Scholars@Duke

Athale, Janhavi, Allison Ulrich, Nancy Chou MacGarvey, Raquel R. Bartz, Karen E. Welty-Wolf, Hagir B. Suliman, and Claude A. Piantadosi. “Nrf2 promotes alveolar mitochondrial biogenesis and resolution of lung injury in Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia in mice.” Free Radic Biol Med 53, no. 8 (October 15, 2012): 1584–94. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2012.08.009.

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22940620
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Piantadosi, Claude A., Raquel R. Bartz, Martha S. Carraway, Andrew J. Ghio, Timothy J. McMahon, David M. Murdoch, Victor L. Roggli, et al. “The opprobrium of Big Tobacco.” Am J Respir Crit Care Med 185, no. 9 (May 1, 2012): 1030. https://doi.org/10.1164/ajrccm.185.9.1030.

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22550218
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MacGarvey, Nancy Chou, Hagir B. Suliman, Raquel R. Bartz, Ping Fu, Crystal M. Withers, Karen E. Welty-Wolf, and Claude A. Piantadosi. “Activation of mitochondrial biogenesis by heme oxygenase-1-mediated NF-E2-related factor-2 induction rescues mice from lethal Staphylococcus aureus sepsis.” Am J Respir Crit Care Med 185, no. 8 (April 15, 2012): 851–61. https://doi.org/10.1164/rccm.201106-1152OC.

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22312014
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Piantadosi, Claude A., Crystal M. Withers, Raquel R. Bartz, Nancy Chou MacGarvey, Ping Fu, Timothy E. Sweeney, Karen E. Welty-Wolf, and Hagir B. Suliman. “Heme oxygenase-1 couples activation of mitochondrial biogenesis to anti-inflammatory cytokine expression.” J Biol Chem 286, no. 18 (May 6, 2011): 16374–85. https://doi.org/10.1074/jbc.M110.207738.

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21454555
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Piantadosi, Claude A., Crystal M. Withers, Raquel R. Bartz, Nancy C. MacGarvey, Timothy E. Sweeney, Karen E. Welty-Wolf, and Hagir B. Suliman. “Redox Activation of Mitochondrial Biogenesis by Heme Oxygenase-1 Exerts Counter-regulatory Control over NF-kB-dependent Cytokine Production.” In Faseb Journal, Vol. 25. FEDERATION AMER SOC EXP BIOL, 2011.

Scholars@Duke

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