Todd Lee Kiefer, MD, PhD

Assistant 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

Sherwood, MW, and Kiefer, TL. "Challenges in Aortic Valve Stenosis: Low-Flow States Diagnosis, Management, and a Review of the Current Literature." Current cardiology reports 19, no. 12 (October 30, 2017): 130-. (Review)

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29086035
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Kochar, A, and Kiefer, T. "Coronary Artery Anomalies: When You Need to Worry." Current cardiology reports 19, no. 5 (May 2017): 39-. (Review)

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28374180
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Kiefer, TL, Vavalle, J, Hurwitz, LM, Hughes, GC, and Harrison, JK. "Resolution of severe hemolysis and paravalvular aortic regurgitation employing an Amplatzer Vascular Plug 4: the importance of detailed pre-procedural planning using CT angiography." Cardiovascular intervention and therapeutics 32, no. 1 (January 2017): 48-52.

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26482076
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Klein, MR, Kiefer, TL, and Velazquez, EJ. "Platypnea-Orthodeoxia Syndrome: To Shunt or Not to Shunt, That is the Question." Texas Heart Institute journal 43, no. 3 (June 2016): 264-266. (Review)

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27303248
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Vemulapalli, S, Hurwitz Koweek, LM, Kiefer, TL, Jackson, KP, and Piccini, JP. "Left atrial appendage to great cardiac vein fistula complicating watchman left atrial appendage closure." European heart journal 37, no. 20 (May 2016): 1602-.

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Sherwood, MW, Vemulapalli, S, Vora, AN, Dai, DD, Halim, S, Kiefer, TL, Hughes, GC, Harrison, JK, and Peterson, ED. "National Variation in Post-tavr Antithrombotic Therapy Utilization in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation: Insights From the Sts/acc Tvt Registry (R)." November 10, 2015.

Scholars@Duke

Kiefer, TL, Halim, S, Wang, A, Kevin Harrison, J, Gaca, J, and Hughes, GC. "Fluoroscopic characterization of surgical bioprosthetic heart valves." Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions 85, no. 7 (June 2015): 1274-1276. (Letter)

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25712584
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Wang, H, Hanna, JM, Ganapathi, A, Keenan, JE, Hurwitz, LM, Vavalle, JP, Kiefer, TL, Wang, A, Harrison, JK, and Hughes, GC. "Comparison of aortic annulus size by transesophageal echocardiography and computed tomography angiography with direct surgical measurement." The American journal of cardiology 115, no. 11 (June 2015): 1568-1573.

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25846765
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Walker, WL, Boll, DT, Bueno, JM, Kiefer, TL, Vavalle, JP, Gaca, JG, Harrison, JK, Hughes, GC, Wang, A, and Hurwitz, LM. "Assessment of single-bolus contrast administration technique using hybrid dual-source ECG-gated thoracic and dual-source non-ECG-gated high-pitch abdominopelvic CT acquisitions for procedural planning before transcatheter aortic valve replacement." Journal of computer assisted tomography 39, no. 2 (March 2015): 207-212.

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25564297
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Walker, WL, Boll, DT, Bueno, JM, Kiefer, TL, Vavalle, JP, Gaca, JG, Harrison, JK, Hughes, GC, Wang, A, and Hurwitz, LM. "Assessment of single-bolus contrast administration technique using hybrid dual-source ECG-gated thoracic and dual-source non-ECG-gated high-pitch abdominopelvic CT acquisitions for procedural planning before transcatheter aortic valve replacement." Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography 39, no. 2 (January 1, 2015): 207-212.

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