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Linda R. Peterson, MD

Professor, Medicine
Division of Cardiovascular Division
Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology

Specialty Areas

Cardiology
Cardiac Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

Cardiology
Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Referral Information

Physician Referral Required

Areas of Clinical Interest

Cardiovascular disease, reperfusion therapy, heart disease, estrogen therapy, hypertension, coronary artery bypass graft surgery; supervising and interpreting diagnostic tests, such as echocardiograms, stress echocardiograms, treadmill stress test, holter, event and loop monitors.

  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Education

Education

Fellowship: Cardiology, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri 1996
Residency: Washington University, Barnes Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri 1993
Medical Degree: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1990
B.S.: Georgetown University, Washington D.C. 1986

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Manifestations and mechanisms of myocardial lipotoxicity in obesity.
Sletten AC, Peterson LR, Schaffer JE
J Intern Med. 2018 Jan 13; doi: 10.1111/joim.12728.

PMID:
    29331057
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Bariatric Surgery-Induced Cardiac and Lipidomic Changes in Obesity-Related Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction.
Mikhalkova D, Holman SR, Jiang H, Saghir M, Novak E, Coggan AR, O'Connor R, Bashir A, Jamal A, Ory DS, Schaffer JE, Eagon JC, Peterson LR
Obesity (Silver Spring). 2017 Dec 15; doi: 10.1002/oby.22038.

PMID:
    29243396
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Contact Precautions for Multidrug-Resistant Organisms.
Peterson LR
JAMA. 2017 Dec 12; 318(22)2257. doi: 10.1001/jama.2017.16671.

PMID:
    29234802
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Evaluation of the cobas Cdiff Test for Detection of Toxigenic Clostridium difficile in Stool Samples.
Peterson LR, Young SA, Davis TE Jr, Wang ZX, Duncan J, Noutsios C, Liesenfeld O, Osiecki JC, Lewinski MA
J Clin Microbiol. 2017 Dec; 55(12)3426-3436. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01135-17.

PMID:
    28954901
    [PubMed - in process]
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The Impact of Recurrent Clostridium difficile Infection on Patients' Prevention Behaviors.
Weaver FM, Trick WE, Evans CT, Lin MY, Adams W, Pho MT, Bleasdale SC, Mullane KM, Johnson S, Sikka MK, Peterson LR, Solomonides AE, Gerding DN
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2017 Nov; 38(11)1351-1357. doi: 10.1017/ice.2017.208.

PMID:
    28946934
    [PubMed - in process]
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Dietary Nitrate Increases VO<sub>2</sub>peak and Performance but Does Not Alter Ventilation or Efficiency in Patients With Heart Failure With Reduced Ejection Fraction.
Coggan AR, Broadstreet SR, Mahmood K, Mikhalkova D, Madigan M, Bole I, Park S, Leibowitz JL, Kadkhodayan A, Thomas DP, Thies D, Peterson LR
J Card Fail. 2017 Sep 12; pii: S1071-9164(17)31188-0. doi: 10.1016/j.cardfail.2017.09.004.

PMID:
    28916479
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Performance of the cobas MRSA/SA Test for Simultaneous Detection of Methicillin-Susceptible and Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus From Nasal Swabs.
Peterson LR, Woods CW, Davis TE Jr, Wang ZX, Young SA, Osiecki JC, Lewinski MA, Liesenfeld O
Am J Clin Pathol. 2017 Aug 1; 148(2)119-127. doi: 10.1093/ajcp/aqx040.

PMID:
    28898981
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Antimicrobial Stewardship Lessons From Mupirocin Use and Resistance in Methicillin-Resitant <i>Staphylococcus Aureus</i>.
Peterson LR, Samia NI, Skinner AM, Chopra A, Smith B
Open Forum Infect Dis. 2017 Spring; 4(2)ofx093. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofx093.

PMID:
    28702468
    [PubMed]
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Rapid Identification of Five Classes of Carbapenem Resistance Genes Directly from Rectal Swabs by Use of the Xpert Carba-R Assay.
Moore NM, Cantón R, Carretto E, Peterson LR, Sautter RL, Traczewski MM, Carba-R Study Team.
J Clin Microbiol. 2017 Jul; 55(7)2268-2275. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00137-17.

PMID:
    28515213
    [PubMed - in process]
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Impaired cardiac and skeletal muscle bioenergetics in children, adolescents, and young adults with Barth syndrome.
Bashir A, Bohnert KL, Reeds DN, Peterson LR, Bittel AJ, de Las Fuentes L, Pacak CA, Byrne BJ, Cade WT
Physiol Rep. 2017 Feb; 5(3)pii: e13130. doi: 10.14814/phy2.13130.

PMID:
    28196853
    [PubMed - in process]
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Host response to Clostridium difficile infection: Diagnostics and detection.
Usacheva EA, Jin JP, Peterson LR
J Glob Antimicrob Resist. 2016 Dec; 793-101. doi: 10.1016/j.jgar.2016.08.002.

PMID:
    27693863
    [PubMed - in process]
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Prospective observational study on central line-associated bloodstream infections and central venous catheter occlusions using a negative displacement connector with an alcohol disinfecting cap.
Patel PA, Boehm S, Zhou Y, Zhu C, Peterson KE, Grayes A, Peterson LR
Am J Infect Control. 2017 Feb 1; 45(2)115-120. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2016.06.013.

PMID:
    27499191
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Reduction of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection in long-term care is possible while maintaining patient socialization: A prospective randomized clinical trial.
Peterson LR, Boehm S, Beaumont JL, Patel PA, Schora DM, Peterson KE, Burdsall D, Hines C, Fausone M, Robicsek A, Smith BA
Am J Infect Control. 2016 Dec 1; 44(12)1622-1627. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2016.04.251.

PMID:
    27492790
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Control in the 21st Century: Laboratory Involvement Affecting Disease Impact and Economic Benefit from Large Population Studies.
Peterson LR, Schora DM
J Clin Microbiol. 2016 Nov; 54(11)2647-2654.

PMID:
    27307459
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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'SeXX' matters: In the myocardium of patients with type 1 diabetes.
Mikhalkova D, McGill JB, Peterson LR
J Nucl Cardiol. 2016 Oct; 23(5)970-972. doi: 10.1007/s12350-016-0507-2.

PMID:
    27301960
    [PubMed - in process]
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Endurance Exercise Training in Young Adults with Barth Syndrome: A Pilot Study.
Cade WT, Reeds DN, Peterson LR, Bohnert KL, Tinius RA, Benni PB, Byrne BJ, Taylor CL
JIMD Rep. 2017; 3215-24. doi: 10.1007/8904_2016_553.

PMID:
    27295193
    [PubMed]
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Dietary Nitrate and Skeletal Muscle Contractile Function in Heart Failure.
Coggan AR, Peterson LR
Curr Heart Fail Rep. 2016 Aug; 13(4)158-65. doi: 10.1007/s11897-016-0293-9.

PMID:
    27271563
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Effect of Ambrisentan on Exercise Capacity in Adult Patients After the Fontan Procedure.
Cedars AM, Saef J, Peterson LR, Coggan AR, Novak EL, Kemp D, Ludbrook PA
Am J Cardiol. 2016 May 1; 117(9)1524-32. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2016.02.024.

PMID:
    27063478
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Sex affects myocardial blood flow and fatty acid substrate metabolism in humans with nonischemic heart failure.
Kadkhodayan A, Lin CH, Coggan AR, Kisrieva-Ware Z, Schechtman KB, Novak E, Joseph SM, Dávila-Román VG, Gropler RJ, Dence C, Peterson LR
J Nucl Cardiol. 2017 Aug; 24(4)1226-1235. doi: 10.1007/s12350-016-0467-6.

PMID:
    27048307
    [PubMed - in process]
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Assessing Cardiac Metabolism: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association.
Taegtmeyer H, Young ME, Lopaschuk GD, Abel ED, Brunengraber H, Darley-Usmar V, Des Rosiers C, Gerszten R, Glatz JF, Griffin JL, Gropler RJ, Holzhuetter HG, Kizer JR, Lewandowski ED, Malloy CR, Neubauer S, Peterson LR, Portman MA, Recchia FA, Van Eyk JE, Wang TJ, American Heart Association Council on Basic Cardiovascular Sciences.
Circ Res. 2016 May 13; 118(10)1659-701. doi: 10.1161/RES.0000000000000097.

PMID:
    27012580
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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