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Linda R. Peterson, MD

Associate 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

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. 2016 Aug 4; pii: S0196-6553(16)30585-5. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2016.06.013.

PMID:
    27499191
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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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 Aug 1; pii: S0196-6553(16)30553-3. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2016.04.251.

PMID:
    27492790
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Dietary Nitrate Reduces Ventilatory Demands and Increases VO2peak in Patients With Systolic Heart Failure: 911 Board #227 June 1, 3: 30 PM - 5: 00 PM.
Coggan AR, Mahmood K, Mikhalkova D, Dole I, Park S, Leibowitz J, Kadkhodayan A, Thomas D, Thies D, Peterson LR
Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2016 May; 48(5 Suppl 1)257. doi: 10.1249/01.mss.0000485774.28625.72.

PMID:
    27360054
    [PubMed - in process]
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MRSA Control in the 21st Century: Laboratory Involvement Affecting Disease Impact and Economic Benefit from Large Population Studies Revision 1.
Peterson LR, Schora DM
J Clin Microbiol. 2016 Jun 15; pii: JCM.00698-16.

PMID:
    27307459
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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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 Jun 14;

PMID:
    27301960
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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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. 2016 Jun 11;

PMID:
    27295193
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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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 - in process]
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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. 2016 Apr 5;

PMID:
    27048307
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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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 - in process]
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A Diet Rich in Medium-Chain Fatty Acids Improves Systolic Function and Alters the Lipidomic Profile in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes: A Pilot Study.
Airhart S, Cade WT, Jiang H, Coggan AR, Racette SB, Korenblat K, Spearie CA, Waller S, O'Connor R, Bashir A, Ory DS, Schaffer JE, Novak E, Farmer M, Waggoner AD, Dávila-Román VG, Javidan-Nejad C, Peterson LR
J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2016 Feb; 101(2)504-12. doi: 10.1210/jc.2015-3292.

PMID:
    26652763
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Acute Dietary Nitrate Supplementation Increases Maximal Cycling Power in Athletes.
Rimer EG, Peterson LR, Coggan AR, Martin JC
Int J Sports Physiol Perform. 2015 Dec 2;

PMID:
    26641379
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Joint Transcriptional Control of Virulence and Resistance to Antibiotic and Environmental Stress in Acinetobacter baumannii.
Gebhardt MJ, Gallagher LA, Jacobson RK, Usacheva EA, Peterson LR, Zurawski DV, Shuman HA
MBio. 2015 Nov 10; 6(6)e01660-15. doi: 10.1128/mBio.01660-15.

PMID:
    26556274
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Nonimpact of Decolonization as an Adjunctive Measure to Contact Precautions for the Control of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Transmission in Acute Care.
Peterson LR, Wright MO, Beaumont JL, Komutanon V, Patel PA, Schora DM, Schmitt BH, Robicsek A
Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2015 Oct 12; 60(1)99-104. doi: 10.1128/AAC.02046-15.

PMID:
    26459898
    [PubMed - in process]
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Acute Dietary Nitrate Intake Improves Muscle Contractile Function in Patients With Heart Failure: A Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Randomized Trial.
Coggan AR, Leibowitz JL, Spearie CA, Kadkhodayan A, Thomas DP, Ramamurthy S, Mahmood K, Park S, Waller S, Farmer M, Peterson LR
Circ Heart Fail. 2015 Sep; 8(5)914-20. doi: 10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.115.002141.

PMID:
    26179185
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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To Lose Weight or Not to Lose Weight, That Is the Big Question--in Obesity-Related Heart Failure.
Peterson LR
Diabetes. 2015 May; 64(5)1509-10. doi: 10.2337/db15-0003.

PMID:
    25908877
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Type 2 diabetes, obesity, and sex difference affect the fate of glucose in the human heart.
Peterson LR, Herrero P, Coggan AR, Kisrieva-Ware Z, Saeed I, Dence C, Koudelis D, McGill JB, Lyons MR, Novak E, Dávila-Román VG, Waggoner AD, Gropler RJ
Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2015 Jun 15; 308(12)H1510-6. doi: 10.1152/ajpheart.00722.2014.

PMID:
    25888511
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Evaluation of multiple real-time PCR tests on nasal samples in a large MRSA surveillance program.
Patel PA, Robicsek A, Grayes A, Schora DM, Peterson KE, Wright MO, Peterson LR
Am J Clin Pathol. 2015 May; 143(5)652-8. doi: 10.1309/AJCPMDY32ZTDXPFC.

PMID:
    25873498
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Active Surveillance and Decolonization Without Isolation Is Effective in Preventing Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Transmission in the Psychiatry Units.
Das S, Harazin M, Wright MO, Dusich I, Robicsek A, Peterson LR
Open Forum Infect Dis. 2014 Sep; 1(2)ofu067. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofu067.

PMID:
    25734137
    [PubMed]
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Ebola preparation: issues to consider for healthcare institutions.
Peterson LR, Miller JM
MLO Med Lab Obs. 2014 Dec; 46(12)30.

PMID:
    25622450
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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