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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

Myocardial glucose and fatty acid metabolism is altered and associated with lower cardiac function in young adults with Barth syndrome.
Cade WT, Laforest R, Bohnert KL, Reeds DN, Bittel AJ, de Las Fuentes L, Bashir A, Woodard PK, Pacak CA, Byrne BJ, Gropler RJ, Peterson LR
J Nucl Cardiol. 2019 Nov 8; doi: 10.1007/s12350-019-01933-3.

PMID:
    31705425
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Association of Circulating Ceramides With Cardiac Structure and Function in the Community: The Framingham Heart Study.
Nwabuo CC, Duncan M, Xanthakis V, Peterson LR, Mitchell GF, McManus D, Cheng S, Vasan RS
J Am Heart Assoc. 2019 Oct; 8(19)e013050. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.119.013050.

PMID:
    31549564
    [PubMed - in process]
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Weight Loss Affects Intramyocardial Glucose Metabolism in Obese Humans.
Madigan MJ Jr, Racette SB, Coggan AR, Stein RI, McCue LM, Gropler RJ, Peterson LR
Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2019 Aug; 12(8)e009241. doi: 10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.119.009241.

PMID:
    31352791
    [PubMed - in process]
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A single dose of dietary nitrate increases maximal knee extensor angular velocity and power in healthy older men and women.
Coggan AR, Hoffman RL, Gray DA, Moorthi RN, Thomas DP, Leibowitz JL, Thies D, Peterson LR
J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2019 Jun 20; pii: glz156. doi: 10.1093/gerona/glz156.

PMID:
    31231758
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Blunted fat oxidation upon submaximal exercise is partially compensated by enhanced glucose metabolism in children, adolescents, and young adults with Barth syndrome.
Cade WT, Bohnert KL, Peterson LR, Patterson BW, Bittel AJ, Okunade AL, de Las Fuentes L, Steger-May K, Bashir A, Schweitzer GG, Chacko SK, Wanders RJ, Pacak CA, Byrne BJ, Reeds DN
J Inherit Metab Dis. 2019 May; 42(3)480-493. doi: 10.1002/jimd.12094.

PMID:
    30924938
    [PubMed - in process]
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[Reply to Notarius].
Coggan AR, Peterson LR
J Card Fail. 2019 Mar; 25(3)223. doi: 10.1016/j.cardfail.2019.02.001.

PMID:
    30753936
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Cytoskeletal Tropomyosin as a Biomarker in <i>Clostridium difficile</i> Infection.
Usacheva EA, Peterson LR, Mendoza K, Schora DM, Hossain MM, Jin JP
J Clin Med Res. 2019 Feb; 11(2)98-105. doi: 10.14740/jocmr3696.

PMID:
    30701001
    [PubMed]
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Dietary nitrate's effects on exercise performance in heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF).
Mulkareddy V, Racette SB, Coggan AR, Peterson LR
Biochim Biophys Acta Mol Basis Dis. 2019 Apr 1; 1865(4)735-740. doi: 10.1016/j.bbadis.2018.09.026.

PMID:
    30261290
    [PubMed - in process]
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Antimicrobial stewardship for acute-care hospitals: An Asian perspective.
Apisarnthanarak A, Kwa AL, Chiu CH, Kumar S, Thu LTA, Tan BH, Zong Z, Chuang YC, Karuniawati A, Tayzon MF, So TM, Peterson LR
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2018 Oct; 39(10)1237-1245. doi: 10.1017/ice.2018.188.

PMID:
    30227898
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Dietary Nitrate Enhances the Contractile Properties of Human Skeletal Muscle.
Coggan AR, Peterson LR
Exerc Sport Sci Rev. 2018 Oct; 46(4)254-261. doi: 10.1249/JES.0000000000000167.

PMID:
    30001275
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Peak oxygen uptake (VO2peak) across childhood, adolescence and young adulthood in Barth syndrome: Data from cross-sectional and longitudinal studies.
Cade WT, Bohnert KL, Reeds DN, Peterson LR, Bittel AJ, Bashir A, Byrne BJ, Taylor CL
PLoS One. 2018; 13(5)e0197776. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0197776.

PMID:
    29795646
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Ceramide Remodeling and Risk of Cardiovascular Events and Mortality.
Peterson LR, Xanthakis V, Duncan MS, Gross S, Friedrich N, Völzke H, Felix SB, Jiang H, Sidhu R, Nauck M, Jiang X, Ory DS, Dörr M, Vasan RS, Schaffer JE
J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 May 3; 7(10)pii: e007931. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.117.007931.

PMID:
    29728014
    [PubMed - in process]
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Reduced Muscle Strength in Barth Syndrome May Be Improved by Resistance Exercise Training: A Pilot Study.
Bittel AJ, Bohnert KL, Reeds DN, Peterson LR, de Las Fuentes L, Corti M, Taylor CL, Byrne BJ, Cade WT
JIMD Rep. 2018; 4163-72. doi: 10.1007/8904_2018_102.

PMID:
    29654548
    [PubMed]
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Immunological Stability of Clostridium difficile Toxins in Clinical Specimens.
Schora DM, Peterson LR, Usacheva EA
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2018 Apr; 39(4)434-438. doi: 10.1017/ice.2018.20.

PMID:
    29457584
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Equivalent Performance of the Cobas<sup>®</sup> Cdiff Test for Use on the Cobas<sup>®</sup> Liat<sup>®</sup> System and the Cobas<sup>®</sup> 4800 System.
Garg SK, Lu K, Duncan J, Peterson LR, Liesenfeld O
Eur J Microbiol Immunol (Bp). 2017 Dec 18; 7(4)310-318. doi: 10.1556/1886.2017.00034.

PMID:
    29403660
    [PubMed]
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Dietary nitrate-induced increases in human muscle power: high versus low responders.
Coggan AR, Broadstreet SR, Mikhalkova D, Bole I, Leibowitz JL, Kadkhodayan A, Park S, Thomas DP, Thies D, Peterson LR
Physiol Rep. 2018 Jan; 6(2)doi: 10.14814/phy2.13575.

PMID:
    29368802
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Validation of Active Surveillance Testing for Clostridium difficile Colonization Using the cobas Cdiff Test.
Patel PA, Schora DM, Singh K, Peterson LR
J Clin Microbiol. 2018 Apr; 56(4)pii: e01553-17. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01553-17.

PMID:
    29367295
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Manifestations and mechanisms of myocardial lipotoxicity in obesity.
Sletten AC, Peterson LR, Schaffer JE
J Intern Med. 2018 Nov; 284(5)478-491. doi: 10.1111/joim.12728.

PMID:
    29331057
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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). 2018 Feb; 26(2)284-290. doi: 10.1002/oby.22038.

PMID:
    29243396
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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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