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, Saint Louis University, 2004 - 2007
  • M.D., St. George's University School of Medicine (West Indies), 2004

Publications

Ning, TC, and Keenan, RT. "Unusual clinical presentations of gout." Curr Opin Rheumatol 22, no. 2 (March 2010): 181-187. (Review)

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20035224
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Pillinger, MH, Goldfarb, DS, and Keenan, RT. "Gout and its comorbidities." Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 68, no. 3 (2010): 199-203. (Review)

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20969552
Scholars@Duke

Samuels, J, Keenan, RT, Yu, R, Pillinger, MH, and Bescke, T. "Erosive spinal tophus in a patient with gout and back pain." Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 68, no. 2 (2010): 147-148.

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20632992
Scholars@Duke

Keenan, RT, Hamalian, GM, and Pillinger, MH. "RS3PE presenting in a unilateral pattern: case report and review of the literature." Semin Arthritis Rheum 38, no. 6 (June 2009): 428-433. (Review)

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18519151
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Keenan, RT, and Pillinger, MH. "Febuxostat: a new agent for lowering serum urate." Drugs Today (Barc) 45, no. 4 (April 2009): 247-260. (Review)

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19499090
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Keenan, RT, and Pillinger, MH. "Hyperuricemia, gout, and cardiovascular disease--an important "muddle"." Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 67, no. 3 (2009): 285-290. (Review)

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19852752
Scholars@Duke

Keenan, RT, Swearingen, CJ, and Yazici, Y. "Erythrocyte sedimentation rate and C-reactive protein levels are poorly correlated with clinical measures of disease activity in rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus and osteoarthritis patients." Clin Exp Rheumatol 26, no. 5 (September 2008): 814-819.

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19032813
Scholars@Duke

Pillinger, MH, and Keenan, RT. "Update on the management of hyperuricemia and gout." Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 66, no. 3 (2008): 231-239. (Review)

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18937638
Scholars@Duke

Bakris, GL, Doghramji, PP, Keenan, RT, and Silber, SH. "CaseBook Challenges: Managing Gout, Hyperuricemia and Comorbidities—Dialogue with the Experts." American Journal of Medicine 127, no. 1 (January 1, 1970): S1-.

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24268074
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