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Thomas Roberts Kinney, MD

Wilburt C. Davison Professor of Pediatrics, in the School of Medicine
Professor of Pediatrics
Associate Chair, Department of Pediatrics
Campus mail: 0901 Childrens Hlth Ctr, Durham, NC 27710
Phone: (919) 681-4443
Email address: kinne001@mc.duke.edu

For the past 15 years, Thomas R. Kinney, MD has focused his clinical research efforts on sickle cell. He has been a leader in the NIH funded multi-institutional collaborative study that began in 1978 to define the natural history of sickle cell disease. He also has played a pivotal role in the implementation and monitoring of the North Carolina Neonatal Hemoglobinopathy Screening Program. In 1993, he served as Co-Chairman of a Federal Panel convened by the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research to develop guidelines for sickle cell screening programs.

Dr. Kinney currently serves as the Associate Chairman Emeritus of the Department of Pediatrics.

Education and Training

  • M.D., Duke University, 1970

Publications

Ware, R., H. C. Filston, W. H. Schultz, and T. R. Kinney. “Elective cholecystectomy in children with sickle hemoglobinopathies. Successful outcome using a preoperative transfusion regimen..” Ann Surg 208, no. 1 (July 1988): 17–22. https://doi.org/10.1097/00000658-198807000-00003.

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Ware, R., J. Kurtzberg, H. S. Friedman, J. M. Falletta, and T. R. Kinney. “Chronic immune-mediated thrombocytopenia after varicella infection..” J Pediatr 112, no. 5 (May 1988): 742–44. https://doi.org/10.1016/s0022-3476(88)80693-0.

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Ware, R., H. S. Friedman, H. C. Filston, S. Chaffee, J. Kurtzberg, T. R. Kinney, and J. M. Falletta. “Childhood hepatic mesenchymoma: successful treatment with surgery and multiple-agent chemotherapy..” Med Pediatr Oncol 16, no. 1 (1988): 62–65.

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Kurtzberg, J., H. S. Friedman, S. Chaffee, J. M. Falletta, T. R. Kinney, R. Kurlander, T. J. Matthews, and R. S. Schwartz. “Efficacy of intravenous gamma globulin in autoimmune-mediated pediatric blood dyscrasias..” Am J Med 83, no. 4A (October 23, 1987): 4–9. https://doi.org/10.1016/0002-9343(87)90544-4.

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Kurtzberg, J., H. S. Friedman, T. R. Kinney, S. Chaffee, and J. M. Falletta. “Treatment of platelet alloimmunization with intravenous immunoglobulin. Two case reports and review of the literature..” Am J Med 83, no. 4A (October 23, 1987): 30–33. https://doi.org/10.1016/0002-9343(87)90548-1.

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Adachi, K., J. Kim, T. R. Kinney, and T. Asakura. “Effect of the beta 73 amino acid on the hydrophobicity, solubility, and the kinetics of polymerization of deoxyhemoglobin S..” The Journal of Biological Chemistry 262, no. 22 (August 1987): 10470–74.

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Cheng, B. S., L. R. King, and T. R. Kinney. “Testicle transposition in children who undergo low-pelvic or scrotal irradiation..” Urology, May 1987, 39–41.

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Becton, D. L., M. J. Hockenberry, and T. R. Kinney. “Isolated vocal cord hematoma in a child with severe factor VIII deficiency..” South Med J 80, no. 2 (February 1987): 271–72. https://doi.org/10.1097/00007611-198702000-00037.

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Becton, D. L., H. S. Friedman, B. E. Armstrong, J. Kurtzburg, S. Chaffee, J. M. Falletta, and T. R. Kinney. “Bacterial endocarditis in a child with a Broviac catheter..” Pediatr Hematol Oncol 4, no. 2 (1987): 131–36.

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Ware, R., and T. R. Kinney. “Immunopathology of childhood idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura..” Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 7, no. 2 (1987): 169–81.

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