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Robert T. Eberhardt, MD

TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionBoston University School of Medicine
DepartmentMedicine
DivisionCardiovascular Medicine
Address75 E. Newton St Collamore Building
Boston MA 02118
Phone(617) 638-7260
ORCID ORCID Icon0000-0002-5076-7416
Other Positions
TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionBoston University School of Medicine
DepartmentSurgery
DivisionVascular and Endovascular Surgery

TitleActive Staff Privileges
InstitutionBoston Medical Center
DepartmentMedicine

 Research Expertise & Professional Interests
Expertise in the diagnosis and management of vascular disorders including arterial, venous, lymphatic, thrombotic, and vasospatic disorders.
Experience directing the clinical vascular medicine training program at Boston Medical Center.
Recognized expertise in vascular diagnostic testing including ultrasound based techniques as demonstrated by my prior serving as Chair of the Vascular Ultrasound Council of ASE, and on the Board of Directors for the Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Vascular Laboratories.

 Self-Described Keywords
  • Carotid artery disease
  • Duplex ultrasound
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Embolism and thrombosis
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Mesenteric vascular occlusion
  • Peripheral vascular disease
  • Raynaud's disease
  • Renal artery disease
 Publications
Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.
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  1. Eberhardt RT. Current state of vascular medicine training and beyond. Vasc Med. 2016 Dec; 21(6):567-571. PMID: 27899705.
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  2. Farber A, Eberhardt RT. The Current State of Critical Limb Ischemia: A Systematic Review. JAMA Surg. 2016 Nov 01; 151(11):1070-1077. PMID: 27551978.
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  3. Siracuse JJ, Menard MT, Eslami MH, Kalish JA, Robinson WP, Eberhardt RT, Hamburg NM, Farber A. Comparison of open and endovascular treatment of patients with critical limb ischemia in the Vascular Quality Initiative. J Vasc Surg. 2016 Apr; 63(4):958-65.e1. PMID: 26830690.
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  4. Raffetto JD, Eberhardt RT, Dean SM, Ligi D, Mannello F. Pharmacologic treatment to improve venous leg ulcer healing. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord. 2016 Jul; 4(3):371-4. PMID: 27318060.
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  5. Moreira CC, Farber A, Rybin D, Doros G, Kalish J, Eberhardt RT, Siracuse JJ, Hamburg NM. Racial Differences in Treatment Approaches and Mortality Following Arterial Trauma. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2015 Oct; 49(7):180-7. PMID: 26490644.
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  6. Agrawal K, Eberhardt RT. Contemporary medical management of peripheral arterial disease: a focus on risk reduction and symptom relief for intermittent claudication. Cardiol Clin. 2015 Feb; 33(1):111-37. PMID: 25439335.
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  7. Raffetto JD, Eberhardt RT. Benefit of anticoagulation for the treatment of lower extremity superficial venous thrombosis. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord. 2015 Apr; 3(2):236-41. PMID: 26993846.
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  8. Eberhardt RT, Raffetto JD. Chronic venous insufficiency. Circulation. 2014 Jul 22; 130(4):333-46. PMID: 25047584.
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  9. Das JR, Eberhardt RT. Contemporary risk assessment and cardiovascular outcomes in peripheral arterial disease. Cardiovasc Hematol Disord Drug Targets. 2013 Dec; 13(3):185-96. PMID: 24479718.
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  10. Tan TW, Eslami MH, Kalish JA, Eberhardt RT, Doros G, Goodney PP, Cronenwett JL, Farber A. The need for treatment of hemodynamic instability following carotid endarterectomy is associated with increased perioperative and 1-year morbidity and mortality. J Vasc Surg. 2014 Jan; 59(1):16-24.e1-2. PMID: 23994095.
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  11. Lauerman MH, Rybin D, Doros G, Kalish J, Hamburg N, Eberhardt RT, Farber A. Characterization and outcomes of iliac vessel injury in the 21st century: a review of the National Trauma Data Bank. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2013 Jul; 47(5):325-30. PMID: 23651699.
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  12. Tan TW, Farber A, Hamburg NM, Eberhardt RT, Rybin D, Doros G, Eldrup-Jorgensen J, Goodney PP, Cronenwett JL, Kalish JA. Blood transfusion for lower extremity bypass is associated with increased wound infection and graft thrombosis. J Am Coll Surg. 2013 May; 216(5):1005-1014.e2; quiz 1031-3. PMID: 23535163.
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  13. Kiani S, Aasen JG, Holbrook M, Khemka A, Sharmeen F, LeLeiko RM, Tabit CE, Farber A, Eberhardt RT, Gokce N, Vita JA, Hamburg NM. Peripheral artery disease is associated with severe impairment of vascular function. Vasc Med. 2013 Apr; 18(2):72-8. PMID: 23509089.
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  14. Kalish J, Nguyen T, Hamburg N, Eberhardt R, Rybin D, Doros G, Farber A. Associated venous injury significantly complicates presentation, management, and outcomes of axillo-subclavian artery trauma. Int J Angiol. 2012; 4(21):217-222.
  15. Kalish J, Nguyen T, Hamburg N, Eberhardt R, Farber A. The post-exercise common femoral artery doppler waveform improves detection of aortoiliac occlusive disease. J Vasc Ultrasound. 2012; 4(36):249-253.
  16. Kalish J, Nguyen T, Hamburg N, Eberhardt R, Rybin D, Doros G, Farber A. Associated venous injury significantly complicates presentation, management, and outcomes of axillosubclavian arterial trauma. Int J Angiol. 2012 Dec; 21(4):217-22. PMID: 24293980.
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  17. Chadachan V, Eberhardt RT. Acrocyanosis. In: Creager MA, Beckman JA, Loscalzo J (Eds). Vascular Medicine: A Companion to Braunwald’s Heart Disease. Elsevier. Philadelphia. 2012; 600-603.
  18. Tan TW, Kalish JA, Hamburg NM, Rybin D, Doros G, Eberhardt RT, Farber A. Shorter duration of femoral-popliteal bypass is associated with decreased surgical site infection and shorter hospital length of stay. J Am Coll Surg. 2012 Oct; 215(4):512-8. PMID: 22819641.
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  19. Chadachan V, Dean S, Eberhardt RT. . Cutaneous changes in peripheral arterial diseases. In Wolff K, Goldsmith LA, Katz SI, Gilchrest B, Paller AS, Leffell DJ (Eds.). Fitzpatrick’s Dermatology in General Medicine. McGraw-Hill. New York. 2012; 2:1667-1679.
  20. Troianos CA, Hartman GS, Glas KE, Skubas NJ, Eberhardt RT, Walker JD, Reeves ST. Guidelines for performing ultrasound guided vascular cannulation: recommendations of the American Society of Echocardiography and the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2011 Dec; 24(12):1291-318. PMID: 22115322.
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  21. Garcia-Lavin S, Fabbi M, Eberhardt R, Driver V. Noninvasive diagnostics for critical limb ischemia. In: Sen CK (Ed). Advances in Wound Care. A Wound Healing Society Yearbook Publication. Mary Ann Liebert. New York. 2011; 259-266.
  22. Troianos CA, Hartman GS, Glas KE, Skubas NJ, Eberhardt RT, Walker JD, Reeves ST. Special articles: guidelines for performing ultrasound guided vascular cannulation: recommendations of the American Society of Echocardiography and the Society Of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists. Anesth Analg. 2012 Jan; 114(1):46-72. PMID: 22127816.
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  23. Tan TW, Joglar FL, Hamburg NM, Eberhardt RT, Shaw PM, Rybin D, Doros G, Farber A. Limb outcome and mortality in lower and upper extremity arterial injury: a comparison using the National Trauma Data Bank. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2011 Oct; 45(7):592-7. PMID: 21984027.
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  24. Farber A, Tan TW, Hamburg NM, Kalish JA, Joglar F, Onigman T, Rybin D, Doros G, Eberhardt RT. Early fasciotomy in patients with extremity vascular injury is associated with decreased risk of adverse limb outcomes: a review of the National Trauma Data Bank. Injury. 2012 Sep; 43(9):1486-91. PMID: 21719009.
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  25. Chadachan V, Eberhardt RT. Vascular arterial compression syndromes. Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med. 2011 Apr; 13(2):192-201. PMID: 21243450.
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  26. Tan TW, Semaan E, Nasr W, Eberhardt RT, Hamburg N, Doros G, Rybin D, Shaw PM, Farber A. Endovascular revascularization of symptomatic infrapopliteal arteriosclerotic occlusive disease: comparison of atherectomy and angioplasty. Int J Angiol. 2011 Mar; 20(1):19-24. PMID: 22532766.
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  27. Nallaratnam M, Eberhardt RT. Acute and chronic venous and lymphatic disorders. In Baliga RR (Eds). Cardiology Review. McGraw-Hill. 2011; 1013-1024.
  28. Chadachan V, Eberhardt RT. Drug therapy for peripheral vascular disease. In: Frishman WH, Sica DA (Eds). Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapeutics (3rd Edition). Cardiotext Publishing. Minneapolis. 2011; 565-592.
  29. McMahon L, Tamary H, Askin M, Adams-Graves P, Eberhardt RT, Sutton M, Wright EC, Castaneda SA, Faller DV, Perrine SP. A randomized phase II trial of Arginine Butyrate with standard local therapy in refractory sickle cell leg ulcers. Br J Haematol. 2010 Dec; 151(5):516-24. PMID: 20955402.
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  30. Herth FJ, Peter S, Baty F, Eberhardt R, Leuppi JD, Chhajed PN. Combined airway and oesophageal stenting in malignant airway-oesophageal fistulas: a prospective study. Eur Respir J. 2010 Dec; 36(6):1370-4. PMID: 20525708.
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  31. Eberhardt R. 100 Questions & Answers About Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) by Emile Mohler III and Alan T Hirsch eds. Vasc Med. 2010 Apr 12. PMID: 20385712.
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  32. Eberhardt RT. Governmental regulation and impact on reimbursement for vascular imaging: a need for active participation. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2010 Feb; 23(2):36A. PMID: 20152690.
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  33. Raffetto J, Eberhardt RT. Chronic Venous Disorders: General Considerations. In Cronenwett JL, Johnston KW (Eds). Rutheford’s Textbook of Vascular Surgery (7th Edition). Elsevier. 2010; 831-843.
  34. Semaan E, Hamburg N, Nasr W, Shaw P, Eberhardt R, Woodson J, Doros G, Rybin D, Farber A. Endovascular management of the popliteal artery: comparison of atherectomy and angioplasty. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2010 Jan; 44(1):25-31. PMID: 19942598.
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  35. Jahangir E, Vita JA, Handy D, Holbrook M, Palmisano J, Beal R, Loscalzo J, Eberhardt RT. The effect of L-arginine and creatine on vascular function and homocysteine metabolism. Vasc Med. 2009 Aug; 14(3):239-48. PMID: 19651674.
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  36. Dhadly M, Dean S, Eberhardt RT. Cutaneous changes in peripheral arterial diseases. In Wolff K, Goldsmith LA, Katz SI, Gilchrest B, Paller AS, Leffell DJ (Eds.). Fitzpatrick’s Dermatology in General Medicine (7th Edition). McGraw-Hill . US . 2008; 1667-1679.
  37. Eberhardt RT. Carotid Duplex Imaging. Education Corner article on website for American Society of Echocardiography. 2008.
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  38. Huang AL, Silver AE, Shvenke E, Schopfer DW, Jahangir E, Titas MA, Shpilman A, Menzoian JO, Watkins MT, Raffetto JD, Gibbons G, Woodson J, Shaw PM, Dhadly M, Eberhardt RT, Keaney JF, Gokce N, Vita JA. Predictive value of reactive hyperemia for cardiovascular events in patients with peripheral arterial disease undergoing vascular surgery. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2007 Oct; 27(10):2113-9. PMID: 17717291.
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  39. Eberhardt RT, Dhadly M. Giant cell arteritis: diagnosis, management, and cardiovascular implications. Cardiol Rev. 2007 Mar-Apr; 15(2):55-61. PMID: 17303991.
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  40. Raffetto JD, Montgomery JE, Eberhardt RT, LaMorte WW, Menzoian JO. Differences in risk factors for lower extremity arterial occlusive disease. J Am Coll Surg. 2005 Dec; 201(6):918-24. PMID: 16310696.
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  41. Duffy SJ, Biegelsen ES, Eberhardt RT, Kahn DF, Kingwell BA, Vita JA. Low-renin hypertension with relative aldosterone excess is associated with impaired NO-mediated vasodilation. Hypertension. 2005 Oct; 46(4):707-13. PMID: 16172426.
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  42. Eberhardt RT, Raffetto JD. Chronic venous insufficiency. Circulation. 2005 May 10; 111(18):2398-409. PMID: 15883226.
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  43. Eberhardt RT, Coffman JD. Cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in peripheral arterial disease. Curr Drug Targets Cardiovasc Haematol Disord. 2004 Sep; 4(3):209-17. PMID: 15379611.
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  44. Yu NR, Eberhardt RT, Menzoian JO, Urick CL, Raffetto JD. Vertebral artery dissection following intravascular catheter placement: a case report and review of the literature. Vasc Med. 2004 May; 9(3):199-203. PMID: 15675185.
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  45. Eberhardt RT, McMahon L, Duffy SJ, Steinberg MH, Perrine SP, Loscalzo J, Coffman JD, Vita JA. Sickle cell anemia is associated with reduced nitric oxide bioactivity in peripheral conduit and resistance vessels. Am J Hematol. 2003 Oct; 74(2):104-11. PMID: 14508796.
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  46. Widlansky ME, Price DT, Gokce N, Eberhardt RT, Duffy SJ, Holbrook M, Maxwell C, Palmisano J, Keaney JF, Morrow JD, Vita JA. Short- and long-term COX-2 inhibition reverses endothelial dysfunction in patients with hypertension. Hypertension. 2003 Sep; 42(3):310-5. PMID: 12874094.
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  47. Eberhardt RT, Nedeau A. Perioperative cardiac evaluation and management for vascular surgery. In: Coffman JD, Eberhardt RT (ed). Peripheral Arterial Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment. Humana Press. New Jersey. 2003; 243-264.
  48. Eberhardt RT. Pharmacotherapy for intermittent claudication. In: Coffman JD, Eberhardt RT (ed). Peripheral Arterial Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment. Humana Press. New Jersey. 2003; 173-188.
  49. Eberhardt RT, Coffman JD. Clinical evaluation of intermittent claudication. In: Coffman JD, Eberhardt RT (ed). Peripheral Arterial Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment. Humana Press. New Jersey. 2003; 35-54.
  50. Eberhardt RT, Coffman JD. Drug therapy for peripheral vascular disease. In: Frishman WH, Sonnenblick EH, Sica DA (Eds). Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapeutics (2nd Edition). McGraw-Hill. US. 2003; 919-934.
  51. Coffman JD, Eberhardt RT. Cutaneous changes in peripheral vascular disease. In: Freedberg IM, Eisen AZ, Wolff K, Austen KF, Goldsmith LA, Katz SI (Eds.). Fitzpatrick’s Dermatology in General Medicine (6th Edition). McGraw-Hill. US. 2003; 634-1650.
  52. Coffman JD, Eberhardt RT (ed). Peripheral Arterial Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment. Humana Press. New Jersey. 2003.
  53. Forgione MA, Cap A, Liao R, Moldovan NI, Eberhardt RT, Lim CC, Jones J, Goldschmidt-Clermont PJ, Loscalzo J. Heterozygous cellular glutathione peroxidase deficiency in the mouse: abnormalities in vascular and cardiac function and structure. Circulation. 2002 Aug 27; 106(9):1154-8. PMID: 12196344.
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  54. Raffetto JD, Chen MN, LaMorte WW, Seidman CS, Eberhardt RT, Woodson J, Gibbons GW, Menzoian JO. Factors that predict site of outflow target artery anastomosis in infrainguinal revascularization. J Vasc Surg. 2002 Jun; 35(6):1093-9. PMID: 12042719.
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  55. Eberhardt RT. Exercise for intermittent claudication: walking for life? J Cardiopulm Rehabil. 2002 May-Jun; 22(3):199-200. PMID: 12042689.
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  56. Forgione MA, Weiss N, Heydrick S, Cap A, Klings ES, Bierl C, Eberhardt RT, Farber HW, Loscalzo J. Cellular glutathione peroxidase deficiency and endothelial dysfunction. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2002 Apr; 282(4):H1255-61. PMID: 11893559.
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  57. Eberhardt RT, Forgione MA, Cap A, Leopold JA, Rudd MA, Trolliet M, Heydrick S, Stark R, Klings ES, Moldovan NI, Yaghoubi M, Goldschmidt-Clermont PJ, Farber HW, Cohen R, Loscalzo J. Endothelial dysfunction in a murine model of mild hyperhomocyst(e)inemia. J Clin Invest. 2000 Aug; 106(4):483-91. PMID: 10953023.
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  58. Eberhardt RT, Coffman JD. Drug treatment of peripheral vascular disease. Heart Dis. 2000 Jan-Feb; 2(1):62-74. PMID: 11728242.
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  59. Eberhardt RT, Loscalzo J. Homocysteine and endothelial dysfunction. In: Robinson K (Ed). Homocysteine and vascular disease. Kluwer Academic Publisher. Boston. 2000; 371-388.
  60. Eberhardt RT, Loscalzo J. Nitric oxide in atherosclerosis. In: Loscalzo J, Vita J (eds). Nitric oxide and the cardiovascular system. Humana Press. New Jersey. 2000; 273-296.
  61. Eberhardt RT, Loscalzo J. The effect of cardiovascular drugs on platelet function. In: UpToDate, Rose BD (Ed). 1998.
  62. Yukawa M, Yokota R, Eberhardt RT, von Andrian L, Ware JA. Differential desensitization of thromboxane A2 receptor subtypes. Circ Res. 1997 Apr; 80(4):551-6. PMID: 9118486.
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  63. Frishman WH, Eberhardt RT, Landau AJ. Intranasal delievery of cardiovascular agents. In: Frishman WH, Sonnenblick EH (Eds). Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapeutics. McGraw-Hill. US. 1996; 1375-1382.
  64. Landau AJ, Eberhardt RT, Frishman WH. Intranasal delivery of cardiovascular agents: an innovative approach to cardiovascular pharmacotherapy. Am Heart J. 1994 Jun; 127(6):1594-9. PMID: 8197988.
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  65. Kang PM, Landau AJ, Eberhardt RT, Frishman WH. Angiotensin II receptor antagonists: a new approach to blockade of the renin-angiotensin system. Am Heart J. 1994 May; 127(5):1388-401. PMID: 8172070.
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  66. Eberhardt RT, Kevak RM, Kang PM, Frishman WH. Angiotensin II receptor blockade: an innovative approach to cardiovascular pharmacotherapy. J Clin Pharmacol. 1993 Nov; 33(11):1023-38. PMID: 8300885.
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  67. Rebecchi MJ, Eberhardt R, Delaney T, Ali S, Bittman R. Hydrolysis of short acyl chain inositol lipids by phospholipase C-delta 1. J Biol Chem. 1993 Jan 25; 268(3):1735-41. PMID: 8380575.
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