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

Engemann, JJ, Carmeli, Y, Cosgrove, SE, Fowler, VG, Bronstein, MZ, Trivette, SL, Briggs, JP, Sexton, DJ, and Kaye, KS. "Adverse clinical and economic outcomes attributable to methicillin resistance among patients with Staphylococcus aureus surgical site infection." Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America 36, no. 5 (March 2003): 592-598.

PMID
12594640
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Río, AD, Anguera, I, Miró, JM, Mont, L, Jr, VGF, Azqueta, M, and Mestres, CA. "Surgical Treatment of Pacemaker and Defibrillator Lead Endocarditis: The Impact of Electrode Lead Extraction on Outcome." Chest 124, no. 4 (2003): 1451-1459.

PMID
14555579
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Dodds Ashley, ES, Kirk, K, and Fowler, VG. "Patient detection of a drug dispensing error by use of physician-provided drug samples." Pharmacotherapy 22, no. 12 I (December 1, 2002): 1642-1643.

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Ashley, ESD, Kirk, K, and Fowler, VG. "Patient detection of a drug dispensing error by use of physician-provided drug samples." Pharmacotherapy 22, no. 12 (December 2002): 1642-1643.

PMID
12495175
Scholars@Duke

Cabell, CH, Fowler, VG, Engemann, JJ, McClellan, M, and Heidenreich, PA. "Endocarditis in the elderly: Incidence, surgery, and survival in 16,921 patients over 12 years." November 5, 2002.

Scholars@Duke

Shah, MA, Sanders, L, Lanclos, K, Chamis, AL, Gockerman, J, Wray, D, Corey, GR, and Fowler, VG. "Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia in patients with neutropenia." South Med J 95, no. 7 (July 2002): 782-784. (Letter)

PMID
12144094
Scholars@Duke

Petti, CA, and Fowler, VG. "Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia and endocarditis." Infect Dis Clin North Am 16, no. 2 (June 2002): 413-xi. (Review)

PMID
12092480
Scholars@Duke

Heidenreich, PA, Cabell, CH, Engemann, JJ, Fowler, VG, and McClellan, M. "Racial differences in endocarditis treatment and outcome." JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY 39, no. 5 (March 6, 2002): 425A-426A.

Scholars@Duke

Darouiche, RO, Fowler, VG, Adal, K, Kielhofner, M, Mansouri, D, and Reller, LB. "Antimicrobial activity of prosthetic heart valve sewing cuffs coated with minocycline and rifampin." Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 46, no. 2 (February 2002): 543-545.

PMID
11796374
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Cabell, CH, Jollis, JG, Peterson, GE, Corey, GR, Anderson, DJ, Sexton, DJ, Woods, CW, Reller, LB, Ryan, T, and Fowler, VG. "Changing patient characteristics and the effect on mortality in endocarditis." Archives of Internal Medicine 162, no. 1 (January 2002): 90-94.

PMID
11784225
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