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

McDonnell, A, Rex, JH, Goossens, H, Bonten, M, Fowler, VG, and Dane, A. "Efficient Delivery of Investigational Antibacterial Agents via Sustainable Clinical Trial Networks." Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America 63 Suppl 2 (August 2016): S57-S59. (Review)

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27481955
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Knirsch, C, Alemayehu, D, Botgros, R, Comic-Savic, S, Friedland, D, Holland, TL, Merchant, K, Noel, GJ, Pelfrene, E, Reith, C, Santiago, J, Tiernan, R, Tenearts, P, Goldsack, JC, and Fowler, VG. "Improving Conduct and Feasibility of Clinical Trials to Evaluate Antibacterial Drugs to Treat Hospital-Acquired Bacterial Pneumonia and Ventilator-Associated Bacterial Pneumonia: Recommendations of the Clinical Trials Transformation Initiative Antibacterial Drug Development Project Team." Clinical Infectious Diseases: An Official Publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America 63 Suppl 2 (August 2016): S29-S36.

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27481950
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Evans, S, Kreiswirth, B, Fowler, V, Chambers, H, Patel, R, Hujer, AM, Perez, F, and Bonomo, RA. "Reply to Lesho and Clifford." Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America 63, no. 4 (August 2016): 571-572. (Letter)

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27225238
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Hauck, C, Cober, E, Richter, SS, Perez, F, Salata, RA, Kalayjian, RC, Watkins, RR, Scalera, NM, Doi, Y, Kaye, KS, Evans, S, Fowler, VG, Bonomo, RA, van Duin, D, and Antibacterial Resistance Leadership Group, . "Spectrum of excess mortality due to carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae infections." Clinical microbiology and infection : the official publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 22, no. 6 (June 2016): 513-519.

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26850824
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Okeke, NL, Hicks, CB, McKellar, MS, Fowler, VG, and Federspiel, JJ. "History of AIDS in HIV-Infected Patients Is Associated With Higher In-Hospital Mortality Following Admission for Acute Myocardial Infarction and Stroke." The Journal of infectious diseases 213, no. 12 (June 2016): 1955-1961.

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26941281
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Maskarinec, SA, and Fowler, VG. "Persistent Rash in a Patient Receiving Total Parenteral Nutrition." JAMA 315, no. 20 (May 2016): 2223-2224.

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Tong, SYC, Nelson, J, Paterson, DL, Fowler, VG, Howden, BP, Cheng, AC, Chatfield, M, Lipman, J, Van Hal, S, O'Sullivan, M, Robinson, JO, Yahav, D, Lye, D, Davis, JS, and CAMERA2 study group and the Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Network, . "CAMERA2 - combination antibiotic therapy for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial." Trials 17 (March 31, 2016): 170-.

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27029920
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Qi, R, Joo, H-S, Sharma-Kuinkel, B, Berlon, NR, Park, L, Fu, C-L, Messina, JA, Thaden, JT, Yan, Q, Ruffin, F, Maskarinec, S, Warren, B, Chu, VH, Fortes, CQ, Giannitsioti, E, Durante-Mangoni, E, Kanafani, ZA, Otto, M, and Fowler, VG. "Increased in vitro phenol-soluble modulin production is associated with soft tissue infection source in clinical isolates of methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus." The Journal of infection 72, no. 3 (March 2016): 302-308.

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DeLorenze, GN, Nelson, CL, Scott, WK, Allen, AS, Ray, GT, Tsai, A-L, Quesenberry, CP, and Fowler, VG. "Polymorphisms in HLA Class II Genes Are Associated With Susceptibility to Staphylococcus aureus Infection in a White Population." The Journal of infectious diseases 213, no. 5 (March 2016): 816-823.

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Tsalik, EL, Li, Y, Hudson, LL, Chu, VH, Himmel, T, Limkakeng, AT, Katz, JN, Glickman, SW, McClain, MT, Welty-Wolf, KE, Fowler, VG, Ginsburg, GS, Woods, CW, and Reed, SD. "Potential Cost-effectiveness of Early Identification of Hospital-acquired Infection in Critically Ill Patients." Annals of the American Thoracic Society 13, no. 3 (March 2016): 401-413.

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26700878
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