William Jonathan Parsons, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Email address bill.parsons@duke.edu

1989 - 1991 Assistant Professor of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina (mentors Dr. Gary Stiles, Dr. Claude Piantadosi, Dr. Joseph Greenfield)

1991 - 1993 Assistant Professor of Medicine (Molecular Cardiology), The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas (mentor Dr. R. Sanders Williams)

Clinical Interests: Cardiovascular Imaging, Vascular Medicine, Consultative Cardiology, Preventive Cardiology

Education and Training

  • Cardiology Fellowship, Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, 1985 - 1988
  • Resident in Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Denistry, 1983 - 1985
  • General Medical Officer, Gallup Indian Medical Center, 1981 - 1983
  • Internship in Medicine, Roger Williams Medical Center, 1980 - 1981
  • M.D., Dartmouth Medical School, 1980
  • B.A., Dartmouth College, 1977

Publications

Parsons, W. J., J. C. Rembert, R. P. Bauman, J. C. Greenfield, and C. A. Piantadosi. “Dynamic mechanisms of cardiac oxygenation during brief ischemia and reperfusion..” Am J Physiol 259, no. 5 Pt 2 (November 1990): H1477–85. https://doi.org/10.1152/ajpheart.1990.259.5.H1477.

PMID
2173424
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Parsons, W. J., J. C. Rembert, R. P. Bauman, J. C. Greenfield Jr., and C. A. Piantadosi. “Left ventricular end diastolic wall thickness and tissue blood volume during brief ischemia and reperfusion (Abstract).” Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Elsevier, 1990.

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Parsons, W. J., J. C. Rembert, R. P. Bauman, J. C. Greenfied Jr., and C. A. Piantadosi. “Tissue oxygenation in postischemic stunned myocardium (Abstract).” Clinical Research, 1990.

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Parsons, W. J., J. C. Rembert, R. P. Bauman, J. C. Greenfield Jr., and C. A. Piantadosi. “Reactive hyperemia is closely associated with repayment of myocardial oxygen debt (Abstract).” Circulation. American Heart Association, 1990.

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Parsons, W. J., J. C. Rembert, R. P. Bauman, J. A. Greibel, and C. A. Piantadosi. “In vivo near infrared monitoring of myocardial oxygenation during ischemia and reperfusion (Abstract).” Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Elsevier, 1989.

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Parsons, W. J., J. C. Rembert, R. P. Bauman, and C. A. Piantadosi. “Increased extraction of tissue oxygen stores: An in vivo mechanism of myocardial oxygenation during early ischemia (Abstract).” Clinical Research, 1989.

Scholars@Duke

Parsons, W. J., J. C. Rembert, R. P. Bauman, J. C. Greenfield Jr., and C. A. Piantados. “Dynamic mechanisms of cardiac oxygenation during brief ischemia and reperfusion (Abstract).” Circulation. American Heart Association, 1989.

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Parsons, W. J., V. Ramkumar, and G. L. Stiles. “Isobutylmethylxanthine stimulates adenylate cyclase by blocking the inhibitory regulatory protein, Gi..” Molecular Pharmacology 34, no. 1 (July 1988): 37–41.

PMID
2455859
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Parsons, W. J., V. Ramkumar, and G. L. Stiles. “The new cardiotonic agent sulmazole is an A1 adenosine receptor antagonist and functionally blocks the inhibitory regulator, Gi..” Molecular Pharmacology 33, no. 4 (April 1988): 441–48.

PMID
3128727
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Califf, R. M., T. C. Wall, J. E. Tcheng, W. J. Parsons, R. P. Bauman, H. Phillips, S. J. Mantell, and L. G. Aronson. “High dose urokinase for acute myocardial infarction results in high rate of sustained infarct artery patency (Abstract).” Circulation. American Heart Association, 1988.

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