Vance Garrison Fowler, MD

Professor of Medicine
Professor in Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Member in the Duke Clinical Research Institute
Campus mail Duke Box 102359, Hanes House, Trent Drive, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 613-5678
Email address fowle003@mc.duke.edu

Determinants of Outcome in Patients with Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia
Pathogenesis of Bacterial Infections
Infections due to Resistant Gram Positive Organisms
Tropical medicine/International Health

Education and Training

  • Fellow, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Duke University, 1996 - 1999
  • Medical Resident, Medicine, Duke University, 1993 - 1996
  • M.H.S., Duke University, 1999
  • M.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1993

Publications

McDonald, J. R., L. Olaison, D. J. Anderson, B. Hoen, J. M. Miro, S. Eykyn, E. Abrutyn, et al. “Enterococcal endocarditis: 107 cases from the international collaboration on endocarditis merged database..” Am J Med 118, no. 7 (July 2005): 759–66. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjmed.2005.02.020.

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15989910
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Sakoulas, George, George M. Eliopoulos, Vance G. Fowler, Robert C. Moellering, Richard P. Novick, Natalie Lucindo, Michael R. Yeaman, and Arnold S. Bayer. “Reduced susceptibility of Staphylococcus aureus to vancomycin and platelet microbicidal protein correlates with defective autolysis and loss of accessory gene regulator (agr) function..” Antimicrob Agents Chemother 49, no. 7 (July 2005): 2687–92. https://doi.org/10.1128/AAC.49.7.2687-2692.2005.

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15980337
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Fowler, Vance G., Jose M. Miro, Bruno Hoen, Christopher H. Cabell, Elias Abrutyn, Ethan Rubinstein, G Ralph Corey, et al. “Staphylococcus aureus endocarditis: a consequence of medical progress..” Jama 293, no. 24 (June 22, 2005): 3012–21. https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.293.24.3012.

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15972563
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Baddour, Larry M., Walter R. Wilson, Arnold S. Bayer, Vance G. Fowler, Ann F. Bolger, Matthew E. Levison, Patricia Ferrieri, et al. “Infective endocarditis: diagnosis, antimicrobial therapy, and management of complications: a statement for healthcare professionals from the Committee on Rheumatic Fever, Endocarditis, and Kawasaki Disease, Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young, and the Councils on Clinical Cardiology, Stroke, and Cardiovascular Surgery and Anesthesia, American Heart Association: endorsed by the Infectious Diseases Society of America..” Circulation 111, no. 23 (June 14, 2005): e394–434. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.105.165564.

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15956145
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Baddour, L. M., W. R. Wilson, A. S. Bayer, V. G. Fowler, A. F. Bolger, M. E. Levison, P. Ferrieri, et al. “Infective endocarditis: Diagnosis, antimicrobial therapy, and management of complications a statement for healthcare professionals from the Committee on Rheumatic Fever, Endocarditis, and Kawasaki Disease, Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young, and the Councils on Clinical Cardiology, Stroke, and Cardiovascular Surgery and Anesthesia, American Heart Association - Executive summary.” Circulation 111, no. 23 (June 14, 2005): 3167–84. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.105.165563.

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Stryjewski, Martin E., William D. O’Riordan, William K. Lau, Francis D. Pien, Lala M. Dunbar, Marc Vallee, Vance G. Fowler, et al. “Telavancin versus standard therapy for treatment of complicated skin and soft-tissue infections due to gram-positive bacteria..” Clin Infect Dis 40, no. 11 (June 1, 2005): 1601–7. https://doi.org/10.1086/429914.

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15889357
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Shah, Pramod M. “Classification of community-acquired endocarditis due to coagulase-negative staphylococci..” Clin Infect Dis 40, no. 11 (June 1, 2005). https://doi.org/10.1086/430174.

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15889379
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Engemann, John J., Joelle Y. Friedman, Shelby D. Reed, Robert I. Griffiths, Lynda A. Szczech, Keith S. Kaye, Martin E. Stryjewski, et al. “Clinical outcomes and costs due to Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia among patients receiving long-term hemodialysis..” Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 26, no. 6 (June 2005): 534–39. https://doi.org/10.1086/502580.

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16018428
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Fowler, Vance G., Anita Justice, Catrin Moore, Daniel K. Benjamin, Christopher W. Woods, Steven Campbell, L Barth Reller, G Ralph Corey, Nicholas P. J. Day, and Sharon J. Peacock. “Risk factors for hematogenous complications of intravascular catheter-associated Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia..” Clin Infect Dis 40, no. 5 (March 1, 2005): 695–703. https://doi.org/10.1086/427806.

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15714415
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El-Ahdab, Fadi, Daniel Kelly Benjamin, Andrew Wang, Christopher H. Cabell, Vivian H. Chu, Martin E. Stryjewski, G Ralph Corey, Daniel J. Sexton, L Barth Reller, and Vance G. Fowler. “Risk of endocarditis among patients with prosthetic valves and Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia..” Am J Med 118, no. 3 (March 2005): 225–29. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjmed.2004.12.017.

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15745719
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