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

McClelland, R. S., V. G. Fowler, L. L. Sanders, G. Gottlieb, L. K. Kong, D. J. Sexton, K. Schmader, K. D. Lanclos, and R. Corey. “Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia among elderly vs younger adult patients: comparison of clinical features and mortality..” Arch Intern Med 159, no. 11 (June 14, 1999): 1244–47.

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10371233
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Chamis, A. L., D. Gesty-Palmer, V. G. Fowler, and G. R. Corey. “Echocardiography for the Diagnosis of Staphylococcus aureus Infective Endocarditis..” Curr Infect Dis Rep 1, no. 2 (June 1999): 129–35.

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11095778
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Rosen, A. B., V. G. Fowler, G. R. Corey, S. M. Downs, A. K. Biddle, J. Li, and J. G. Jollis. “Cost-effectiveness of transesophageal echocardiography to determine the duration of therapy for intravascular catheter-associated Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia..” Ann Intern Med 130, no. 10 (May 18, 1999): 810–20.

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10366370
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Dietze, R., V. G. Fowler, T. S. Steiner, P. M. Pecanha, and G. R. Corey. “Failure of amphotericin B colloidal dispersion in the treatment of paracoccidioidomycosis..” Am J Trop Med Hyg 60, no. 5 (May 1999): 837–39. https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.1999.60.837.

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10344661
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Fowler, V. G., L. K. Kong, G. R. Corey, G. S. Gottlieb, R. S. McClelland, D. J. Sexton, D. Gesty-Palmer, and L. J. Harrell. “Recurrent Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia: pulsed-field gel electrophoresis findings in 29 patients..” J Infect Dis 179, no. 5 (May 1999): 1157–61. https://doi.org/10.1086/314712.

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10191218
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Fowler, V. G., L. L. Sanders, L. K. Kong, R. S. McClelland, G. S. Gottlieb, J. Li, T. Ryan, et al. “Infective endocarditis due to Staphylococcus aureus: 59 prospectively identified cases with follow-up..” Clin Infect Dis 28, no. 1 (January 1999): 106–14. https://doi.org/10.1086/515076.

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10028079
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Bayer, A. S., D. Cheng, M. R. Yeaman, G. R. Corey, R. S. McClelland, L. J. Harrel, and V. G. Fowler. “In vitro resistance to thrombin-induced platelet microbicidal protein among clinical bacteremic isolates of Staphylococcus aureus correlates with an endovascular infectious source..” Antimicrob Agents Chemother 42, no. 12 (December 1998): 3169–72.

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9835510
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Marr, K. A., L. Kong, V. G. Fowler, A. Gopal, D. J. Sexton, P. J. Conlon, and G. R. Corey. “Incidence and outcome of Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia in hemodialysis patients..” Kidney Int 54, no. 5 (November 1998): 1684–89. https://doi.org/10.1046/j.1523-1755.1998.00134.x.

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9844145
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Dodds, G. A., D. J. Sexton, K. W. Mahaffey, V. G. Fowler, F. E. Harrell, R. A. Waugh, J. Hochrein, B. Evans, and T. M. Bashore. “Embolic risk of vegetations detected by transthoracic or transesophageal echocardiography during endocarditis.” Circulation 98, no. 17 (October 27, 1998): 699–700.

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