Douglas Marshall Brinkley, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Faculty Appointments
Assistant Professor of Medicine
M.D., Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TennesseeB.S., Biology and Chemistry, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
Brinkley DM, Burpee LJ, Chaudhry SP, Smallwood JA, Lindenfeld J, Lakdawala NK, Desai AS, Stevenson LW. Spot Urine Sodium as Triage for Effective Diuretic Infusion in an Ambulatory Heart Failure Unit. J. Card. Fail [print-electronic]. 2018 Jun; 24(6): 349-54. PMID: 29410227, PII: S1071-9164(18)30039-3, DOI: 10.1016/j.cardfail.2018.01.009, ISSN: 1532-8414.

Schlendorf KH, Zalawadiya S, Shah AS, Wigger M, Chung CY, Smith S, Danter M, Choi CW, Keebler ME, Brinkley DM, Sacks SB, Ooi H, Perri R, Awad JA, Lewis S, Hayes R, O'Dell H, Darragh C, Carver A, Edmonds C, Ruzevich-Scholl S, Lindenfeld J. Early outcomes using hepatitis C-positive donors for cardiac transplantation in the era of effective direct-acting anti-viral therapies. J. Heart Lung Transplant [print-electronic]. 2018 Jun; 37(6): 763-9. PMID: 29530322, PII: S1053-2498(18)31294-4, DOI: 10.1016/j.healun.2018.01.1293, ISSN: 1557-3117.

Keebler ME, Haddad EV, Choi CW, McGrane S, Zalawadiya S, Schlendorf KH, Brinkley DM, Danter MR, Wigger M, Menachem JN, Shah A, Lindenfeld J. Venoarterial Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in Cardiogenic Shock. JACC Heart Fail [print-electronic]. 2018 Jun; 6(6): 503-16. PMID: 29655828, PII: S2213-1779(18)30128-8, DOI: 10.1016/j.jchf.2017.11.017, ISSN: 2213-1787.

Brinkley DM, Ho KKL, Drazner MH, Kociol RD. The prognostic value of the relationship between right atrial and pulmonary capillary wedge pressure in diverse cardiovascular conditions. Am. Heart J [print-electronic]. 2018 May; 199: 31-6. PMID: 29754663, PII: S0002-8703(18)30019-X, DOI: 10.1016/j.ahj.2018.01.006, ISSN: 1097-6744.

Brinkley DM, Ali OM, Zalawadiya SK, Wang TJ. Correction to: Vitamin D and Heart Failure. Curr Heart Fail Rep [print-electronic]. 2018 Apr 4/30/2018; PMID: 29744760, PII: 10.1007/s11897-018-0394-8, DOI: 10.1007/s11897-018-0394-8, ISSN: 1546-9549.

Brinkley DM, DeNofrio D, Ruthazer R, Vest AR, Kapur NK, Couper GS, Kiernan MS. Outcomes After Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation as Destination Therapy at Transplant Versus Nontransplant Centers. Circ Heart Fail. 2018 Mar; 11(3): e004384. PMID: 29540471, PII: CIRCHEARTFAILURE.117.004384, DOI: 10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.117.004384, ISSN: 1941-3297.

Kiernan MS, Grandin EW, Brinkley M, Kapur NK, Pham DT, Ruthazer R, Rame JE, Atluri P, Birati EY, Oliveira GH, Pagani FD, Kirklin JK, Naftel D, Kormos RL, Teuteberg JJ, DeNofrio D. Early Right Ventricular Assist Device Use in Patients Undergoing Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation: Incidence and Risk Factors From the Interagency Registry for Mechanically Assisted Circulatory Support. Circ Heart Fail. 2017 Oct; 10(10): PMID: 29021348, PMCID: PMC5717751, PII: CIRCHEARTFAILURE.117.003863, DOI: 10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.117.003863, ISSN: 1941-3297.

Marshall Brinkley D, Ali OM, Zalawadiya SK, Wang TJ. Vitamin D and Heart Failure. Curr Heart Fail Rep. 2017 Oct; 14(5): 410-20. PMID: 28808858, PII: 10.1007/s11897-017-0355-7, DOI: 10.1007/s11897-017-0355-7, ISSN: 1546-9549.

Brinkley DM, Novak E, Topkara VK, Geltman EM. Graft survival after cardiac transplantation for alcohol cardiomyopathy. Transplantation. 2014 Aug 8/27/2014; 98(4): 465-9. PMID: 24699399, DOI: 10.1097/TP.0000000000000083, ISSN: 1534-6080.

Brinkley DM, Gelfand EV. Valvular heart disease: classic teaching and emerging paradigms. Am. J. Med [print-electronic]. 2013 Dec; 126(12): 1035-42. PMID: 24125637, PII: S0002-9343(13)00670-0, DOI: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2013.05.022, ISSN: 1555-7162.

Brinkley DM, Hepper CT. Heart in hand: structural cardiac abnormalities that manifest as acute dysvascularity of the hand. J Hand Surg Am [print-electronic]. 2010 Dec; 35(12): 2101-3. PMID: 20971578, PII: S0363-5023(10)01081-6, DOI: 10.1016/j.jhsa.2010.09.005, ISSN: 1531-6564.

Guzman RJ, Brinkley DM, Schumacher PM, Donahue RM, Beavers H, Qin X. Tibial artery calcification as a marker of amputation risk in patients with peripheral arterial disease. J. Am. Coll. Cardiol. 2008 May 5/20/2008; 51(20): 1967-74. PMID: 18482666, PMCID: PMC2836514, PII: S0735-1097(08)00873-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.jacc.2007.12.058, ISSN: 1558-3597.

Michelotti GA, Brinkley DM, Morris DP, Smith MP, Louie RJ, Schwinn DA. Epigenetic regulation of human alpha1d-adrenergic receptor gene expression: a role for DNA methylation in Sp1-dependent regulation. FASEB J [print-electronic]. 2007 Jul; 21(9): 1979-93. PMID: 17384146, PMCID: PMC2279228, PII: fj.06-7118com, DOI: 10.1096/fj.06-7118com, ISSN: 1530-6860.