Robert Thomas Keenan, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Campus mail 4022 Hospital South, Box 3544, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 684-4499
Email address robert.keenan@duke.edu

Dr. Keenan's research interests include crystal arthropathies, with a focus on gout, and associated co-morbidities; seronegative arthritis and spondylarthropathies; and inflammatory eye disease.

Education and Training

  • Fellow in Joint Diseases, Medicine, New York University, 2007 - 2009
  • Resident, Medicine, St. Louis University, 2004 - 2007
  • M.D., St. George's University School of Medicine (West Indies), 2004

Publications

George, RL, and Keenan, RT. "Genetics of hyperuricemia and gout: implications for the present and future." Curr Rheumatol Rep 15, no. 2 (February 2013): 309-. (Review)

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23307580
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George, RL, and Keenan, RT. "Genetics of hyperuricemia and gout: implications for the present and future." Current rheumatology reports 15, no. 2 (2013): 309--.

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Keenan, RT. "Safety of urate-lowering therapies: managing the risks to gain the benefits." Rheum Dis Clin North Am 38, no. 4 (November 2012): 663-680. (Review)

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23137576
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Stanifer, JW, George, R, Keenan, RT, and Massey, EW. "What started this? Debilitating longitudinally-extensive myelitis." The American journal of medicine 125, no. 11 (November 2012): 1071-1073.

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23098863
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Withers, CA, George, RL, and Keenan, RT. "Update on diagnosis and management of gout." Journal of Clinical Outcomes Management 19, no. 11 (2012): 519-527.

Scholars@Duke

Crittenden, DB, Lehmann, RA, Schneck, L, Keenan, RT, Shah, B, Greenberg, JD, Cronstein, BN, Sedlis, SP, and Pillinger, MH. "Colchicine use is associated with decreased prevalence of myocardial infarction in patients with gout." Journal of Rheumatology 39, no. 7 (2012): 1458-1464.

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22660810
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Keenan, RT, O'Brien, WR, Lee, KH, Crittenden, DB, Fisher, MC, Goldfarb, DS, Krasnokutsky, S, Oh, C, and Pillinger, MH. "Prevalence of contraindications and prescription of pharmacologic therapies for gout." Am J Med 124, no. 2 (February 2011): 155-163.

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21295195
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Keenan, RT, and Pillinger, MH. "The reply." American Journal of Medicine 124, no. 10 (2011): e19-.

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Ning, TC, and Keenan, RT. "Gout in the elderly." Clinical Geriatrics 19, no. 1 (2011): 20-25.

Scholars@Duke

Shah, A, and Keenan, RT. "Gout, hyperuricemia, and the risk of cardiovascular disease: cause and effect?." Curr Rheumatol Rep 12, no. 2 (April 2010): 118-124. (Review)

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20425020
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