Vance Garrison Fowler, MD

Professor of Medicine
Florence McAlister Distinguished 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) 668-6053
Email address fowle003@mc.duke.edu

Determinants of Outcome in Patients with Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia
Antibacterial Resistance
Pathogenesis of Bacterial Infections
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 - Chapel Hill, 1993

Publications

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. https://doi.org/10.1128/AAC.42.12.3169.

PMID
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.

PMID
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.

Scholars@Duke

Fowler, V. G., C. D. Hamilton, and C. A. Ohl. “Clostridium septicum myonecrosis presenting as a parapharyngeal abscess in a patient with aplastic anemia.” Infection 26, no. 5 (September 1998): 309–10. https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02962255.

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9795792
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Fowler, V. G., L. L. Sanders, D. J. Sexton, L. Kong, K. A. Marr, A. K. Gopal, G. Gottlieb, R. S. McClelland, and G. R. Corey. “Outcome of Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia according to compliance with recommendations of infectious diseases specialists: experience with 244 patients.” Clin Infect Dis 27, no. 3 (September 1998): 478–86. https://doi.org/10.1086/514686.

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9770144
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Fowler, V. G., and D. J. Sexton. “The role of valve replacement in the treatment of prosthetic valve endocarditis.” Clin Infect Dis 26, no. 6 (June 1998): 1310–11. https://doi.org/10.1086/516377.

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9636853
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Fowler, V. G. “Echocardiography in Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia - Reply.” Journal of the American College of Cardiology 31, no. 6 (May 1, 1998): 1444–45.

Scholars@Duke

Guzzo, J. A., and R. J. Simpson. “Echocardiography in Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia.” J Am Coll Cardiol 31, no. 6 (May 1998): 1443–45. https://doi.org/10.1016/s0735-1097(98)00112-0.

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9581750
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