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Brian F. Gage, MD, MSc

Professor, Medicine
Division of General Medical Sciences
Medical Director, Barnes-Jewish Hospital Blood Thinner Clinic
Medical Director, Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University Physicians Network Anticoagulation Service

Specialty Areas

Anticoagulation
General Medicine

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

CURRENTLY ACCEPTING PHYSICIAN REFERRALS AND PHYSICIAN CONSULTATION ONLY

General internal medicine, anti-coagulation, antithrombolic therapy, deep venous thrombosis, blood thinners, aspirin, Warfarin, Coumadin, stroke prevention.

See News Article on Stroke Prevention using blood thinners.

  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Education

Education

Master of Science: Health Services Research, Stanford University, Stanford, California 1995
Fellowship: Ambulatory Care Practice / Research, Palo Alto V.A. Med. Center and Stanford Medical School, Calif 1994
Chief Resident: Medicine, Good Samaritan / Phoenix VA Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 1992
Residency: Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 1991
Medical Degree: University of California, San Diego, California 1988
B.S. Biol. Science: Stanford University, Stanford, California 1984

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Effect of Low-Intensity vs Standard-Intensity Warfarin Prophylaxis on Venous Thromboembolism or Death Among Patients Undergoing Hip or Knee Arthroplasty: A Randomized Clinical Trial.
Gage BF, Bass AR, Lin H, Woller SC, Stevens SM, Al-Hammadi N, Anderson JL, Li J, Rodriguez T Jr, Miller JP, McMillin GA, Pendleton RC, Jaffer AK, King CR, Whipple B, Porche-Sorbet R, Napoli L, Merritt K, Thompson AM, Hyun G, Hollomon W, Barrack RL, Nunley RM, Moskowitz G, Dávila-Román V, Eby CS
JAMA. 2019 Sep 3; 322(9)834-842. doi: 10.1001/jama.2019.12085.

PMID:
    31479138
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Lung transplant outcomes are influenced by severity of neutropenia and granulocyte colony-stimulating factor treatment.
Tague LK, Scozzi D, Wallendorf M, Gage BF, Krupnick AS, Kreisel D, Byers D, Hachem RR, Gelman AE
Am J Transplant. 2019 Aug 26; doi: 10.1111/ajt.15581.

PMID:
    31452317
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Predicting venous thromboembolism in multiple myeloma: development and validation of the IMPEDE VTE score.
Sanfilippo KM, Luo S, Wang TF, Fiala M, Schoen M, Wildes TM, Mikhael J, Kuderer NM, Calverley DC, Keller J, Thomas T, Carson KR, Gage BF
Am J Hematol. 2019 Nov; 94(11)1176-1184. doi: 10.1002/ajh.25603.

PMID:
    31379000
    [PubMed - in process]
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Derivation and Validation of a Risk Assessment Model for Immunomodulatory Drug-Associated Thrombosis Among Patients With Multiple Myeloma.
Li A, Wu Q, Luo S, Warnick GS, Zakai NA, Libby EN, Gage BF, Garcia DA, Lyman GH, Sanfilippo KM
J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2019 Jul 1; 17(7)840-847. doi: 10.6004/jnccn.2018.7273.

PMID:
    31319391
    [PubMed - in process]
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Factors Associated With Clinical Deterioration Among Patients Hospitalized on the Wards at a Tertiary Cancer Hospital.
Lyons PG, Klaus J, McEvoy CA, Westervelt P, Gage BF, Kollef MH
J Oncol Pract. 2019 Aug; 15(8)e652-e665. doi: 10.1200/JOP.18.00765.

PMID:
    31306039
    [PubMed - in process]
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Predictive value of the present-on-admission indicator for hospital-associated hemorrhage.
Ghazvinian R, White RH, Gage BF, Fang MC, Saeed R, Khanna RR
Thromb Res. 2019 Aug; 18020-24. doi: 10.1016/j.thromres.2019.05.014.

PMID:
    31163300
    [PubMed - in process]
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Assessment of ICD-10-CM code assignment validity for case finding of outpatient anticoagulant-related bleeding among Medicare beneficiaries.
Shehab N, Ziemba R, Campbell KN, Geller AI, Moro RN, Gage BF, Budnitz DS, Yang TH
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2019 Jul; 28(7)951-964. doi: 10.1002/pds.4783.

PMID:
    31144403
    [PubMed - in process]
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The Association of Fever and Antipyretic Medication With Outcomes in Mechanically Ventilated Patients: A Cohort Study.
Evans EM, Doctor RJ, Gage BF, Hotchkiss RS, Fuller BM, Drewry AM
Shock. 2019 Aug; 52(2)152-159. doi: 10.1097/SHK.0000000000001368.

PMID:
    31058720
    [PubMed - in process]
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Reply: Coronary Artery Calcium Screening in the Young and Other Responses: The Walter Reed Cohort.
Mitchell JD, Fergestrom N, Gage BF, Villines TC
J Am Coll Cardiol. 2019 Apr 16; 73(14)1873-1874. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2019.02.017.

PMID:
    30975309
    [PubMed - in process]
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Impact of Statins on Cardiovascular Outcomes Following Coronary Artery Calcium Scoring.
Mitchell JD, Fergestrom N, Gage BF, Paisley R, Moon P, Novak E, Cheezum M, Shaw LJ, Villines TC
J Am Coll Cardiol. 2018 Dec 25; 72(25)3233-3242. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2018.09.051.

PMID:
    30409567
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Genotype vs Clinically Guided Dosing of Warfarin to Prevent Adverse Events-Reply.
Gage BF, Bass AR, Eby CS
JAMA. 2018 Mar 27; 319(12)1279-1280. doi: 10.1001/jama.2018.0195.

PMID:
    29584836
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Postoperative Myocardial Injury and Inflammation Is Not Blunted by a Trial of Atorvastatin in Orthopedic Surgery Patients.
Bass AR, Szymonifka JD, Rondina MT, Bogardus M, Scott MG, Woller SC, Stevens SM, Eby C, Merritt K, Valle AGD, Moskowitz G, Flores E, Gage BF
HSS J. 2018 Feb; 14(1)67-76. doi: 10.1007/s11420-017-9577-1.

PMID:
    29398998
    [PubMed]
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Stroke Prediction Rules in Atrial Fibrillation.
Gage BF
J Am Coll Cardiol. 2018 Jan 16; 71(2)133-134. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2017.11.038.

PMID:
    29325635
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Interview about the GIFT Trial, Pharmacogenetics, and Warfarin.
Gage BF
Pharmacogenomics. 2017 Oct; 18(15)1379-1380. doi: 10.2217/pgs-2017-0148.

PMID:
    29020843
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Effect of Genotype-Guided Warfarin Dosing on Clinical Events and Anticoagulation Control Among Patients Undergoing Hip or Knee Arthroplasty: The GIFT Randomized Clinical Trial.
Gage BF, Bass AR, Lin H, Woller SC, Stevens SM, Al-Hammadi N, Li J, Rodríguez T Jr, Miller JP, McMillin GA, Pendleton RC, Jaffer AK, King CR, Whipple BD, Porche-Sorbet R, Napoli L, Merritt K, Thompson AM, Hyun G, Anderson JL, Hollomon W, Barrack RL, Nunley RM, Moskowitz G, Dávila-Román V, Eby CS
JAMA. 2017 Sep 26; 318(12)1115-1124. doi: 10.1001/jama.2017.11469.

PMID:
    28973620
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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High-Sensitivity Cardiac Troponin T Improves the Diagnosis of Perioperative MI.
Brown JC, Samaha E, Rao S, Helwani MA, Duma A, Brown F, Gage BF, Miller JP, Jaffe AS, Apple FS, Scott MG, Nagele P
Anesth Analg. 2017 Nov; 125(5)1455-1462. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000002240.

PMID:
    28719430
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Clinical Pharmacogenetics Implementation Consortium (CPIC) Guideline for Pharmacogenetics-Guided Warfarin Dosing: 2017 Update.
Johnson JA, Caudle KE, Gong L, Whirl-Carrillo M, Stein CM, Scott SA, Lee MT, Gage BF, Kimmel SE, Perera MA, Anderson JL, Pirmohamed M, Klein TE, Limdi NA, Cavallari LH, Wadelius M
Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2017 Sep; 102(3)397-404. doi: 10.1002/cpt.668.

PMID:
    28198005
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Reply to S. Suissa et al.
Sanfilippo KM, Luo S, Gage BF, Carson KR
J Clin Oncol. 2017 Apr 20; 35(12)1378-1379. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2016.71.3958.

PMID:
    28165899
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The Reply.
Ciesielski T, Iyengar R, Bothra A, Tomala D, Cislo G, Gage BF
Am J Med. 2017 Mar; 130(3)e115. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2016.10.029.

PMID:
    28153335
    [PubMed]
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Improving Prediction of Postoperative Myocardial Infarction With High-Sensitivity Cardiac Troponin T and NT-proBNP.
Kopec M, Duma A, Helwani MA, Brown J, Brown F, Gage BF, Gibson DW, Miller JP, Novak E, Jaffe AS, Apple FS, Scott MG, Nagele P
Anesth Analg. 2017 Feb; 124(2)398-405. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000001736.

PMID:
    28002165
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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