Todd Lee Kiefer, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Campus mail 3126, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 684-8111
Email address todd.kiefer@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Fellowship, Cardiovascular Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, 2007 - 2011
  • Resident, Internal Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 2005 - 2007
  • Intern, Internal Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 2004 - 2005
  • M.D., Louisiana State University, 2004
  • Ph.D., Tulane University, 2001
  • B.S., Louisiana State University, 1996

Grants

Publications

Fudim, Marat, Arun Ganesh, Cindy Green, W Schuyler Jones, Michael A. Blazing, Adam D. DeVore, G Michael Felker, et al. “Splanchnic nerve block for decompensated chronic heart failure: splanchnic-HF..” Eur Heart J 39, no. 48 (December 21, 2018): 4255–56. https://doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehy682.

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30346508
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Inohara, Taku, Pratik Manandhar, Andrzej S. Kosinski, Roland A. Matsouaka, Shun Kohsaka, Robert J. Mentz, Vinod H. Thourani, et al. “Association of Renin-Angiotensin Inhibitor Treatment With Mortality and Heart Failure Readmission in Patients With Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement..” Jama 320, no. 21 (December 4, 2018): 2231–41. https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2018.18077.

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30512100
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Pineda, Andrés M., and Todd L. Kiefer. “Asymptomatic Severe Aortic Valve Stenosis-When to Intervene: a Review of the Literature, Current Trials, and Guidelines..” Curr Cardiol Rep 20, no. 12 (October 11, 2018). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11886-018-1072-x.

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30311005
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Sherwood, Matthew W., and Todd L. Kiefer. “Challenges in Aortic Valve Stenosis: Low-Flow States Diagnosis, Management, and a Review of the Current Literature..” Curr Cardiol Rep 19, no. 12 (October 30, 2017). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11886-017-0941-z.

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29086035
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Kiefer, Todd L., John Vavalle, Lynne M. Hurwitz, G Chad Hughes, and J Kevin Harrison. “Resolution of severe hemolysis and paravalvular aortic regurgitation employing an Amplatzer Vascular Plug 4: the importance of detailed pre-procedural planning using CT angiography..” Cardiovasc Interv Ther 32, no. 1 (January 2017): 48–52. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12928-015-0363-z.

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26482076
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Klein, Michael R., Todd L. Kiefer, and Eric J. Velazquez. “Platypnea-Orthodeoxia Syndrome: To Shunt or Not to Shunt, That is the Question..” Tex Heart Inst J 43, no. 3 (June 2016): 264–66. https://doi.org/10.14503/THIJ-15-5280.

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27303248
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Vemulapalli, Sreekanth, Lynne M. Hurwitz Koweek, Todd L. Kiefer, Kevin P. Jackson, and Jonathan P. Piccini. “Left atrial appendage to great cardiac vein fistula complicating watchman left atrial appendage closure..” Eur Heart J 37, no. 20 (May 21, 2016). https://doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehv609.

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26553535
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Sherwood, Matthew W., Sreekanth Vemulapalli, Amit N. Vora, David D. Dai, Sharif Halim, Todd L. Kiefer, G Charles Hughes, J Kevin Harrison, and Eric D. Peterson. “National Variation in Post-tavr Antithrombotic Therapy Utilization in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation: Insights From the Sts/acc Tvt Registry (R).” In Circulation, Vol. 132. LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, 2015.

Scholars@Duke

Wang, Hanghang, Jennifer M. Hanna, Asvin Ganapathi, Jeffrey E. Keenan, Lynne M. Hurwitz, John P. Vavalle, Todd L. Kiefer, Andrew Wang, J Kevin Harrison, and G Chad Hughes. “Comparison of aortic annulus size by transesophageal echocardiography and computed tomography angiography with direct surgical measurement..” Am J Cardiol 115, no. 11 (June 1, 2015): 1568–73. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2015.02.060.

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25846765
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